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R- Names for Boys

R baby names and what they mean, with 260 results. The trendier baby names in this list are Rhett (#274), River (#244), Roman (#102), Ryder (#98) and Ryker (#149), while Reich (top 2%) and Rood (3%) are popular R- surnames. Here is the list of R- names for girls.

Rabi - Rahim | Rai - Randall | Randi - Raven | Ravi - Reginn | Regino - Renwick | Renzo - Rich | .. - .. | Rupert - Ryu

Rabi - Rahim

Top 2000 baby names ranking of R- names: Radford, Radley, Rafael, Rafe, Raheem

Rabi, var. Rabbi, Rabee
Derived fr. Arabic element. "Gentle wind." Common as surnames. Compare Rabi (top 42%), Rabbi and common -bi surnames Nabi (top 27%), Robi (80%).

Racham and variantsRacham, var. Rachim, Raham, Rahim1
Stems fr. Hebrew element. "Mercy, compassion." Less widespread today. Rahim was the variant last found (1992) in the Top 2000.

Derivative of Old English element. "Adviser." Not in Top 2000.

Derived fr. Egyptian language. The name given to the Egyptian .. Radames is not a Top 2000 name.

Derived fr. Old English language. "Bright adviser." A rare boys' name. See also Radferd.

Radburn, var. Radborn, Radborne, Radbourn, Radburne, Radbourne
Based on Old English language. "Red brook." Rayburn (top 3%), Raburn (15%) are popular surnames.

Radcliff, var. Radcliffe, Radclyffe, Ratcliff, Ratcliffe
Derivative of Old English word. "Red cliff." Ratcliff (top 2%), Radcliffe (4%), Radcliff (4%) and Ratcliffe (5%) exist commonly as last names.

Origin fr. Slavic element. Variant of Roderick (Old German) famous .. Radeks and Rodek are creative forms.

Radford and variantsRadford, var. Radferd, Radfurd, Redford
From Old English language. "From the reedy ford; red ford." Usage of Radferd and variants was elevated a century ago.

Origin fr. Slavic. "Famous joy." Radimir is uncommon as a baby name.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of R- names: Rahim, Raphael

Radley and variantsRadley, var. Radlea, Radlee, Radleigh, Radly
Root fr. Old English language. "Meadow of reeds; red meadow." Adoption of Radley, Radleigh, etc. as children's names in 2015 was down 100% compared to the year before.

Derived fr. Old English word. "Reedy shore; red shore." Radnor is an atypical male name. See also Rainor.

Origin fr. Arabic. "Pleasure, satisfaction." Ridwan is a moderately common birth name.

Rafael and variantsRafael, var. Rafa, Rafe1, Rafel, Rafer1, Rafello, Raffaelo, Raffaello, Raphael
Stems fr. Spanish, Hebrew elements. "God has healed." Rafael and Raphael are fashionable versions.

Rafe and variantsRafe2, var. Rafer2
From Old German. "Counsel of the wolf." Unique. Rafe and Rafer are not found in the US Demographics.

Rafferty, var. Raferty, Raffarty, Raffertey
From Irish, Gaelic word. "Prosperity wielder." Raffarty and variants were not among 2015's Top names.

Rafi1, var. Rafee, Raffi, Raffy
From Arabic language. "Holding high." Raffi and variants are not Top 2000 names.

Rafiq, var. Rafi2, Rafik
Origin fr. Arabic language. "Friend." Outside Top 2000.

Ragnar, var. Ragnor, Rainer, Rainier, Raynor, Rayner, Regner, Reiner
Derivative of Old Norse word. "Judgment warrior." Not in Top 2000.

Rahim and variantsRahim2, var. Raheem, Rahiem
Root fr. Arabic element. "Compassionate." Rahim and variants became more popular in 2015, gaining +15 rankings as baby names with Raheem leading the upswing.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for R- names for boys.

1. Rabi - Rahim
Rabi [Rabee, ..], Racham [Rahim, ..], Rad, Radames, Radbert, Radburn [Radburne, ..], Radcliff [Ratcliffe, ..], Radek, Radford [Redford, ..], Radimir, Radley [Radly, ..], Radnor, Radwan, Rafael [Raphael, ..], Rafe [Rafer], Rafferty [Raffertey, ..], Rafi [Raffy, ..], Rafiq [Rafik, ..], Ragnar [Reiner, ..], Rahim [Rahiem, ..]

Rai, Raiden, Rainart [Renke, ..], Rainer [Reiner, ..], Raines [Raynes, ..], Rajan [Rajah, ..], Rajiv, Raleigh [Rawly, ..], Ralph [Rolph, ..], Ralston, Ram [Ramos, ..], Rami [Ramy, ..], Ramiro [Ramirez], Ramon [Raymon, ..], Ramsay [Ramzi, ..], Ramsden, Ramses [Ramzan, ..], Rance [Rancell, ..], Rand, Randall [Rendell, ..]

Randi, Randolph [Ranulfo, ..], Randy [Randie, ..], Ranger [Range, ..], Ranjit [Ranjeet], Rankin [Rankinn, ..], Ransford, Ransley [Ransly, ..], Ransom [Ransome], Raoul [Rowl, ..], Raphael [Ravel, ..], Erasmus [Rasmus, ..], Rashad [Rashod, ..], Rashaun [Rayshawn, ..], Rashid [Rasheyd, ..], Rasmus, Erastus [Rastus], Rastus, Raul [Raoul], Raven [Rayvin, ..]

Ravi [Ravee], Rawlins [Rawson, ..], Ray [Reigh, ..], Rayburn [Rayburne, ..], Raymond [Reymundo, ..], Raynor [Renier, ..], Raziel, Read [Reide, ..], Reading [Reiding, ..], Redford [Redfurd, ..], Redley [Redly, ..], Redman, Redmond [Redmund, ..], Reece [Rice, ..], Reed [Reyd, ..], Reeve [Reve, ..], Refugio, Regan [Regen, ..], Reginald [Ronald, ..], Reginn [Regin]

Regino, Regis, Rei [Reizo], Reid [Redd, ..], Reilly [Reilley], Reis, Remedio, Remington, Remus, Remy [Remy, ..], Ren [Renny, ..], Rene [Renne, ..], Renfred, Renfrew, Renjiro, Renny [Rennie], Reno, Renshaw [Renishaw], Renton, Renwick

Renzo, Reuben [Ruby, ..], Reuel [Ruel], Rex [Reyes], Rexford, Rexton, Rey [Reyni, ..], Reynard [Reynardo, ..], Reynold [Rinaldo, ..], Rhett, Rhinebeck [Rheinbeck], Rhinelander [Rheinlander], Rhodes [Rodas, ..], Rhydderch, Rhys, Aric [Ricky, ..], Frederick [Rikki, ..], Broderick [Ricky, ..], Rice [Rhys], Aldrich [Ritchy, ..]

Richard [Ryszard, ..], Richmond, Rick [Rique, ..], Ulric [Rick], Theodoric [Rick], Cedric [Ricky, ..], Eric [Rikky, ..], Rickward [Rickwood, ..], Ricky [Ricki, ..], Henry [Rico], Rico, Rider [Ryder, ..], Ridge [Rigg], Ridgeley [Ridgleigh, ..], Ridgeway, Ridley [Ridly, ..], Marino [Rinus, ..], Andre [Ries], Rigel, Rigoberto [Rigobert]

Riley [Ryley, ..], Ring [Ringo], Rinji, Rio [Reo], Riordan [Reardon, ..], Rip, Ripley [Riply, ..], Rishon, Risley [Risly, ..], Riston, Rito, Ritter, River [Rivers], Rives, Riyad [Riyadh], Roald, Roark [Ruark, ..], Rob [Robby, ..], Robert [Ruprecht, ..], Robin [Robyn, ..]

Robinson [Robson, ..], Rocco [Roque, ..], Rochester [Rock], Rocio, Rock [Rocky], Rockley [Rockly, ..], Rocklin, Rockwell, Rocky [Roque, ..], Rod, Rodel [Rodell], Rodeo, Roderick [Ruy, ..], Rodman [Rodmann], Rodney [Rodnie, ..], Rodolfo [Roldolpho, ..], Rodrigo, Roe [Rowe, ..], Rogan, Roger [Ruttger, ..]

Rohan [Royan, ..], Orlando [Rolando, ..], Roland [Rowland, ..], Rolf [Rowland, ..], Rollo, Earl [Rollo], Errol [Rollo], Roman [Rome, ..], Romeo, Romney, Romulus [Romolo], Cameron [Ron], Aaron [Ronny, ..], Ronald [Ronny, ..], Ronan, Ronel [Ronnell, ..], Ronson, Rooney [Rowney, ..], Roosevelt, Roper

Rory [Rorry, ..], Rosario, Roscoe [Rosscoe, ..], Roshan, Roslin [Rosslyn, ..], Ross [Rosston, ..], Roth [Rothe], Rothwell, Rourke [Rorke, ..], Rousseau [Russo, ..], Rover, Rowan [Rowen, ..], Rowdon, Rowdy, Rowell, Rowley [Rowly, ..], Roxbert, Roxbury [Roxburghe], Roy [Ruy, ..], Leroy [Roy]

Elroy [Roy], Royal [Royle, ..], Royce [Roice], Royden [Roydon, ..], Royston, Rozen, Ruben [Rubino, ..], Rubio, Rudd, Rudiger, Rudolph [Rudy, ..], Rudy [Rudi, ..], Rudyard, Rufaro, Rufino [Ruffino], Ruford [Rufford], Rufus [Rufous, ..], Rugby, Rumford, Rune

Rupert [Ruprecht], Rurik, Rush, Rushford, Rushkin, Russell [Russel, ..], Ruston [Russton, ..], Rusty [Rustyn], Rutherford [Rutherfurd], Rutland, Rutledge [Routledge], Rutley, Ryan [Ryun, ..], Rycroft [Ryecroft], Ryder [Ryden, ..], Rye, Ryker [Riker], Ryland [Rylan, ..], Ryley [Ryleigh], Ryu [Ryuu]

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