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Girl Names Starting with Ra-

Ra- baby names and what they mean, with 49 results. Ra- names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these girl names reached its apex 25 years ago (ADOPTION OF 1.37%) and is now significantly less (ADOPTION 0.6%, 56% LESS), with names like Randy falling out of fashion. The trendier names for newborns in this list are Raelynn (#115), Raelyn (#327), Raegan (#262), Rayne (#815) and Raylynn (#1154), while Rahn (TOP 4%) and Raney (3%) are familiar Ra- surnames. Here is the list of Ra- names for boys.

Ra- names

Rabab - Rama | Ramona - Rasia | Raven - Raziah

Rabab - Rama

Rabab, var. Rabiah1
Derivative of Arabic word. "Pale cloud." Rahab is a somewhat popular girl's name.

Derived fr. Arabic word. "Gentle wind." Rare. Compare Rabiah with popular -ah surnames Rah (TOP 72%), Rajah (77%). See also Raziah.

Rachana, var. Rashanda, Rashana, Rachanna
From Hindi. "Creation." Scarce. Rachana, Rachanna, etc. are not found in the US Demographics.

Rachel and variants

Rachel, var. Raychel1, Rashelle, Rashell, Raychelle, Ray1, Raychel2, Raquelle, Raquella, Raquela, Rakel, Raquel, Rahil, Rahel, Raechell, Rae1, Raechel, Rachil, Rachelle, Rachell, Rachele, Racheli, Rachelce, Rachelanne, Racheal, Rachael
Based on Hebrew element. "Ewe, female sheep." Popular as children's names, Rachelle, Rachel, etc. are similar to the conventional Lachelle.

Derivative of Hindi, Sanskrit elements. "Success." Radha is rarely occurring as a female name. See also Retha.

Radmilla, var. Radmila, Radinka, Radilla
Derivative of Slavic element. "Industrious for the people." Radmilla, Radinka, etc. are seldom adopted as baby names.

Rae and variants

Rae2, var. Rayona, Raynelle1, Rayna1, Rayma, Raylene1, Raylina1, Rayette1, Raye, Ray2, Raelynne, Raenisha, Raelynn, Raelyn, Raella, Raelene, Raelina, Raelena, Raeleen, Raelee, Raelaine, Raelani, Raedine, Raedell, Raeanne, Raeann, Raeanna
Derived fr. Hebrew. "Ewe." Adoption of Raylene and variants was widespread in 2018, except for the version Ray which has fallen out of style.

Regan and variants

Ragan, Raegan
Var. of Regan. From Gaelic language. Raegan has risen in favor since the 1880s.

Rafa, var. Rafah
Stems fr. Arabic element. "Well-being, prosperity." Compare surnames Rafi (UPPER 35%), Raft (87%).


Stems fr. Spanish language. .. See Raphaela. Less popular today. Rafaela was last recorded in 1940-1949 in the Top 2000. See also Rafella.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Rachael, Racheal, Rachel, Rachele, Rachell

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Rachelle, Rae, Raeann, Raechel, Raegan

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Raelee, Raelene, Raelyn, Raelynn, Rafaela

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Ragan, Rain, Raina, Raine, Raisa

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Raleigh, Raquel, Ray, Raya, Raye

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Raylene, Rayma, Rayna, Rayne

Ragnild, var. Ranillda, Ragnilda, Ragnhilde, Ragnhilda, Ragnhild
Based on Teutonic language. "All-knowing power." Ragnhild and variants are seldom found as first names.

Regina and variants

Raine1, Raina1
Var. of Regina. Based on Latin. "Queen." Usage of Raina and Raine as birth names in 2018 was 71.5% more than a decade ago.

Raina and variants

Raina2, var. Raynetta, Raynelle2, Rayney, Rayne, Rayline, Rayna2, Raylina2, Raylene2, Rayleine, Rayann, Rayette2, Raya, Raleine, Rainy, Rainey, Rainelle, Rainee, Raine2, Rainah, Raenah, Raene
Derivative of Latin word. "Queen." Raina, Raine, Raya, Raylene, Rayna and Rayne are more popular as birth names among these variant forms.

Rainbow and variants

Rainbow, var. Rain
Stems fr. English language. The phenomenon as a name .. Rainbow and Rain became more trendy in 2018, rising +403 positions as girls' names with Rain gaining the most.

Raisa and variants

Raisa, var. Rayzel, Raizel, Raiza, Raisse, Raisabel, Raissa
Origin fr. Hebrew, Yiddish words. "Rose." Somewhat popular as children's names, Raizel, Raisa, etc. are similar to the conventional Raquel.

Source fr. Arabic. "Hope." Raja is not frequently adopted as a birth name. Unisex name.

Rajani, var. Rajanee, Rajanae
Derived fr. Hindi, Sanskrit elements. "Night." Rajani, Rajanae and Rajanee were not Top birth names in 2018.

Raleigh and variants

Raleigh, var. Rawley, Rawleigh, Raley, Railey, Raileigh
Source fr. Old English. "Roe deer's meadow." Raileigh and forms were popular as birth names 2 years ago and have remained popular.

Ralphina, var. Ralphine
Feminine of Ralph (Old English) wolf .. Not in popularity charts.

Rama, var. Ramah
Source fr. Hebrew element. "On high, exalted." Rala and Royma are creative variations.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Ra- names for girls.

1. Rabab - Rama
Rabab [Rabiah], Rabiah, Rachana [Rashana, Rashanda, Rachanna], Rachel [Ray, Raychel, Rashell, Rashelle, Raychelle, ..], Radha, Radmilla [Radmila, Radinka, Radilla], Rae [Rayna, Rayma, Rayona, Raylina, Raylene, Raynelle, ..], Regan [Ragan, Raegan], Rafa [Rafah], Rafaela, Ragnild [Ranillda, Ragnilda, Ragnhild, Ragnhilde, Ragnhilda], Regina [Raine, Raina], Raina [Rayne, Rayna, Rayney, Rayline, Raynetta, Raynelle, ..], Rainbow [Rain], Raisa [Raiza, Rayzel, Raizel, Raisse, Raissa, Raisabel], Raja, Rajani [Rajanee, Rajanae], Raleigh [Raley, Rawley, Railey, Rawleigh, Raileigh], Ralphina [Ralphine], Rama [Ramah]

Ramona [Ramowna, Ramonna, Ramonde, Ramonda, Ramohna, Ramonita, ..], Ramsay [Ramsey], Rana, Veronica [Rana, Ranna], Ranae [Ranisha, Ranessa, Ranelle], Renee [Ranee, Ranay, Ranae], Renata [Ranay, Ranae], Miranda [Randy, Randi, Randa, Randie], Randa, Randy [Randi, Randa, Randie, Randee, Randene, Randelle], Rani [Rayna, Ranit, Rania, Ranice, Raynell, Ranique, ..], Ranielle, Ranita [Ranit, Ranite, Ranith, Ranice, Ranitta], Roseanne [Ranna], Roanna [Ranna], Raoule [Raula, Raoula], Raphaela [Rafelle, Rafella, Raphella, Raphaelle, Raphaella, Raphayella, ..], Raquel [Raquela, Racquel, Raquelle, Racquell], Rashida [Rashyda, Rasheda, Rashidah, Rasheida, Rasheeda, Rasheedah], Rose [Rasya, Rasja, Rasia, Rasine]

Raven [Ravyn, Rayven, Ravina, Rayvinn, Rayvenne], Ravenna [Ravena, Ravinna, Ravinia], Rawnie, Ray [Raye, Rayla, Raylene], Raya, Rayann [Raynell, Raylynn, Raylene, Rayleen, Raynisha, Raynesha, ..], Rayna [Raina, Rayne, Raynee], Razia, Raziah [Razi, Razili, Raziela, Raziella]

Usage comparison for Ra- names