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Names starting with R

Rodolfo - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Rudolphus, meaning "famous wolf."
Rosalva - Variant spelling of Italian Rosalba, meaning "rose of dawn."
Rosemary -  English name derived from the herb name, "rosemary," from Latin rosmarinus, composed of ros "dew" and marinus "the sea," literally meaning "dew of the sea." In some cases the name may be a compound of Rose "rose" and Mary "obstinate, rebellious."
Romain - French form of Latin Romanus, meaning "Roman."
Ru - Chinese name meaning "scholar" or "follower of Confucius."
Ram - Hebrew name meaning "high." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Hezron.
Reginold - Variant spelling of English Reginald, meaning "wise ruler." 
Reuben - Anglicized form of Greek Rhouben (Hebrew Reuwben), meaning "behold, a son!" In the bible, this is the name of the eldest son of Jacob and Leah.
Reijo - Finnish form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Rajeev - Variant spelling of Hindi Rajiv, a name for a "lotus flower," derived from the Sanskrit word rajiv, meaning "striped." 
Roni - Hebrew unisex name meaning "my joy" or "my song." Compare with strictly feminine Roni.
Rhamantus - Welsh name meaning "romantic."
Roseann - Variant spelling of English Rosanne, meaning "rose of grace."
Richelle - Pet form of English Richarda, meaning "powerful ruler."
Ruby - English name derived from the name of the precious stone, from Latin ruber, meaning "red." This is the birthstone for July. Compare with masculine Ruby. 
Rahat - Arabic unisex name meaning "comfort, rest."
Réamann - Irish Gaelic form of English Raymond, meaning "wise protector."
Reba -   Pet form of Hebrew Ribqah, meaning "ensnarer." Compare with masculine Reba.
Rafe - Medieval form of English Ralph, meaning "wise wolf."
Rajesh - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements raj "king" and isa "lord, ruler," hence "ruler of kings."
Rylee - Feminine form of English unisex Riley, meaning "rye meadow."
Rebecka -   Swedish form of Greek Rhebekka, meaning "ensnarer."
Romulus - Roman Latin name meaning "from Rome." In mythology, this is the name of the brother of Remus. According to legend, Romulus and Remus were the founders of Rome.
Radojka - Serbian name meaning "joy."
Rossella - Variant spelling of Italian Rosella, meaning "rose."
Roscoe - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name composed of the Old Norse elements rá "roe-deer" and skógr "copse, wood," hence "roe-deer wood."
Roshani - Persian name meaning "lustrous."
Runa - Feminine form of Scandinavian Rune, meaning "secret lore."
Rio - English unisex name derived from the Spanish word for "river."
Rachelle - Variant form of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Rozanne - Variant spelling of English Rosanne, meaning "rose of grace."
Renée - Feminine form of French René, meaning "reborn."
Régine - French form of Latin Regina, meaning "queen."
Rodolf - Dutch form of Latin Rudolphus, meaning "famous wolf."
Roselyn - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Reva - Variant spelling of Hebrew Reba, meaning "ensnarer." Compare with masculine Reva.
Rafiq - Arabic name meaning "companion, friend."
Ratko - Serbian name derived from the Slavic element rad, meaning "happy."
Riad - Arabic name meaning "gardens."
Rufino - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Rufinus, meaning "red-haired."
Rawiya - Arabic name derived from the word rawa, meaning "to relate," hence "story-teller."
Rhona - Old Scottish name, possibly meant to be a feminine form of English/Scottish Ronald, meaning "wise ruler." 
Reginald - English name derived from Latin Reginaldus, meaning "wise ruler."
Radomira - Feminine form of Czech Radomir, meaning "happy peace."
Reanna - Variant spelling of English Rhianna, meaning "maiden."  
Rashawn - Elaborated form of English Shawn, meaning "God is gracious."
Ríonach - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Ríoghnach, meaning "queen."
Rosalynne - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rocío - Spanish religious name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, María del Rocío ("Mary of the Dew"), hence "dew."
Reuel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Rəuwel, meaning "friend of God." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Esau. In the Book of Enoch, this name is included as one of the seven archangels. He is known as the archangel of fairness, harmony, and justice; heoversees the other angels to make sure that they are all working peacefullytogether with mankind. All angels and archangels who transgress must face this angel who passes judgment and issues punishment. He belongs to the choir ofPrincipalities and is mainly focused on keeping heaven pure of corruption. He isthe angel who carried Enoch to heaven and back to earth. He is identified withthe angel of the 5th Seal in Revelation 6:9-11, and is believed to be the angelwho opens the bottomless pit. He is also sometimes identified with Abaddon,an angel believed by some to be the devil. There are references to a similarfigure in Babylonian texts which refer to him as Rag or Ragumu, and in Sumeriantexts as Rig. 
Reiko - Japanese name meaning "lovely child."
Raimond - Old French form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Ruadhán - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Ruadh ("red"), hence "little red."
Rong - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "flourishing" or 2) "harmonious."
Rannulf - Frankish German form of Old Norse Ránulfr, meaning "plundering wolf."
Rainier - French form of German Rainer, meaning "wise warrior."
Raziya - Egyptian name meaning "agreeable."
Romhilda - Lombardic Italian name composed of the Germanic elements hrom "fame" and hild "battle," hence "famous battle."
Rosamond - Variant spelling of German Rosamund, meaning "horse-protection."
Rajanikant - Hindi name meaning "lord of night."
Rostik - Czech pet form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory."
Ranald - Scottish Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Raghnall, meaning "wise ruler."
Reshmi - Hindi name meaning "silk."
Rin - Japanese name meaning "cold, dignified, severe." 
Riika - Short form of Finnish Fredriika, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Rostek - Pet form of Polish Rościsław, meaning "usurp-glory."
Ravindra - Variant spelling of Hindi Rabindra, meaning "sun-Indra."
Ronny - Variant spelling of English/Scottish Ronnie, meaning "wise ruler."
Ramses - Variant spelling of Egyptian Ramesses, meaning "son of Ra."
Reece - Variant spelling of English Reese, meaning "ardor, heat of passion."
Ramsay - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from a place name composed of the Old English elements hramsa "wild garlic" and eg "island," hence "wild-garlic island."
Reinhard - Contracted form of German Reginhard, meaning "wise and strong."
Rashmi - Hindi name meaning "ray of sunlight."
Renshu - Chinese name meaning "benevolent forbearance."
Rasheed - Variant spelling of Arabic Rashid, meaning "rightly guided."
Raginmar - Visigothic name composed of the Germanic elements ragin "advice, counsel" and mar "famous," hence "wise and famous."
Riku - Pet form of Finnish Rikhard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Renatus - Late Latin name meaning "reborn."
Rasima - Feminine form of Arabic Rasim, meaning "architect, designer."
Roland - Norman French form of German Hrodland, meaning "famous land." 
Raylene - Feminine form of English Ray, meaning "wise protector."
Ravenna - Either from the Italian city name, of unknown meaning, or a feminine form of English unisex Raven, meaning "raven (the bird)."
Rajiv - Hindi name for a "lotus flower," derived from the Sanskrit word rajiv, meaning "striped." 
Rocky - Originally a byname for a tough guy, this name was used by the boxing champion Rocky Marciano as an English form of his Italian name Rocco, "rest," which he felt would be more suitable as a name for a fighter.
Rinaldo - Italian form of Latin Reginaldus, meaning "wise ruler."
Robina - Feminine form of English unisex Robin, meaning "bright fame."
Rocco - Italian name of derived from the Germanic element hrok, meaning "rest."
Redmond - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Réamann, meaning "wise protector."
Ryley - Masculine form of English unisex Riley, meaning "rye clearing."
Rachna - Hindi name meaning "creation."
Roseanne - Variant spelling of English Rosanne, meaning "rose of grace."
Rainerio - Spanish form of German Rainer, meaning "wise warrior."
Ronda - Variant spelling of English Rhonda, meaning "noisy." 
Refaela - Variant spelling of Hebrew Rephaela, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Raul - Italian and Portuguese form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Rhodē - Greek name meaning "rose." In the bible, this is the name of a servant in the house of Mary.
Reese - Anglicized form of Welsh Rhys, meaning "ardor, heat of passion."
Robby - Pet form of English Robert, meaning "bright fame." 
Reagan - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Riagáin, "descendant of Riagán," hence "furious, impulsive."
Rohana - Feminine form of Hindi Rohan, meaning "one who travels the higher path."
Roz - Short form of English Rosalind, meaning "weak horse." 
Romeo - Italian name meaning "one who has made a pilgrimage to Rome."
Rajender - Variant spelling of Hindi Rajendra, meaning "king-Indra."
Ruthie - Pet form of English Ruth, meaning "appearance" or "a female friend."
Roibéard - Irish Gaelic form of Norman French Robert, meaning "bright fame."
Ramon - Catalan form of German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rupu - Pet form of Finnish Ruupeni, meaning "behold a son!"
Riagán - Variant spelling of Gaelic Riaghán, possibly meaning "furious, impulsive."
Raniya - Arabic name meaning "gazing, looking at."
Rafaela -   Feminine form of Portuguese/Spanish Rafael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Raynard - Variant spelling of English Reynard, meaning "wise and strong."
Rosangela - Italian compound name composed of Rosa "rose" and Angela "angel," hence "rose-angel."
Rébecca - French form of Greek Rhebekka, meaning "ensnarer." 
Ramiel - Arabic name meaning "thunder of God." In Christian and Islamic tradition, this is the name of a Watcher. He is one of the seven archangels listed in the Book of Enoch. He is the angel of hope,and has two main duties: he is responsible for divine visions, and guides thesouls of the faithful to Heaven. It is also said that he is the archangel who wasresponsible for the destruction of the armies of Sennacherib. Remiel is his Hebrew name.
Ricardo - Spanish form of Latin Ricardus, meaning "powerful ruler."
Raelyn - English compound name composed of Rae "sunbeam" and Lyn "lake," hence "sunbeam lake."
Rui - Portuguese pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Rodrigo, meaning "famous power."
Rainard - Variant spelling of English Reynard, meaning "wise ruler."
Ramakrishna - Hindi compound name composed of the names Rama "black, dark" or "darkness" and Krishna "the black/blue."
Régis - French occupational surname transferred to forename use, derived from Old French régir ("to rule or manage"), hence "manager, ruler."
Rosalind - Often translated "lovely rose" using Latin elements, this name was introduced to Britain by the Normans and is therefore more likely to be of Germanic origin, probably composed of the elements hros "horse" and lind "weak, tender," hence "weak horse."
Roger - Norman English form of Anglo-Saxon Hroðgar, meaning "famous spear." 
Rabab - Arabic name derived from the word rababah, meaning "musical instrument."
Rudolf - Modern form of Old High German Hrodwulf, meaning "famous wolf."
Ritika - Hindi name meaning "brass" or "stream."
Runi - Danish form of Old Norse Rúni, meaning "secret lore."
Raza - Variant form of Arabic Rida, meaning "contentment."
Racquel - Variant form of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Rosamund - German name composed of the elements hros "horse" and mund "protection," hence "horse-protection."
Rose - Today, this English name is most often given as a flower name, or used as a short form of the herb name Rosemary. However, it was in use throughout the Middle Ages (long before herb and flower names became popular) and probably originated as a short form of longer Germanic names containing the word hrod, meaning "horse."
Ruaidrí - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Ruaidhrí, meaning "red king."
Radovan - Serbian name derived from the Slavic word rad, meaning "happy."
Rekorius - Finnish form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Raimunda - Feminine form of Spanish Ramón, meaning "wise protector."
Regulus - Roman Latin name meaning "ruler."
Rinnah - Hebrew unisex name meaning "shouting for joy." In the bible, this is the name of descendant of Judah. Although this is a masculine name in the bible, it is otherwise used primarily as a feminine name.
Rufus - Latin name meaning "red-haired."
Ridwan - Arabic name meaning "satisfaction."
Reginhard - Old German name composed of the elements ragin "advice" and hard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "wise and strong."
Raghu - Hindi name meaning "swift."
Royale - Variant spelling of English Royal, meaning "king."
Rhianu - Variant form of Welsh Rhian, meaning "maiden."
Remigius - Roman name derived from Latin remigis, meaning "oarsman."
Rajendra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit word raj "king" and the name of the god Indra, hence "king-Indra."
Ryan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Riain ("descendant of Rian"), hence "little king."
Reed - Variant spelling of English Read, meaning "red-headed; ruddy complexioned."
Richardine - Feminine form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Raja - Arabic name meaning "hope."
Ramachandra - Hindi name composed of the name of the god Rama and the Sanskrit element candra "moon," hence "Rama-moon."
Ríg - Old Norse name meaning "king." In mythology, this is the name of the god who brought into being the progenitors of the three classes of human beings.
Rosette - French diminutive form of Latin Rosa, meaning "little rose."
Rashid - Arabic name meaning "rightly guided."
Rudy - Pet form of English Rudolph, meaning "famous wolf."
Rapha - Hebrew name meaning "feeble, flaccid, weak," i.e. "a shade" living in Hades, void of blood and animal life; therefore weak and languid like a sick person, but still able to think. In the bible, this is the name of a son of Benjamin and a descendent of Saul.
Rachael - Variant form of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Raka - Aramaic byname meaning "fool; emptyhead." 
Ramirus - Latin form of Visigothic Raginmar, meaning "wise and famous."
Ruqayyah - Variant spelling of Arabic Ruqayya, meaning "ascent."
Ronnie - English pet form of Latin Veronica, meaning "bringer of victory." Compare with masculine Ronnie. 
Ross - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, derived from the Gaelic word ros, meaning "headland, promontory."
Rehema - Egyptian name meaning "compassionate."
Rasa - Lithuanian name meaning "dew."
Randy - Pet form of English Miranda, meaning "worthy of admiration." Compare with masculine Randy. 
Raulf - Norman French contracted form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Reah - Variant spelling of Greek Rhea, meaning "ease, flow."
Roshan - Persian unisex name meaning "bright, light."
Rīs - Old Welsh name, meaning "ardor, heat of passion."
Rukmini - Hindi legend name of a lover of Krishna, meaning "adorned with gold."
Radelle - French name of German origin, meaning "counsel."
Reg - Short form of English Reginald, meaning "wise ruler."
Romy - Pet form of German Rosemarie, meaning "rose" and "obstinate, rebellious."
Rishi - Hindi name meaning "sage." 
Rani - Hindi name meaning "queen."
Raz - Aramaic unisex name, meaning "secret."
Rhianna - English elaborated form of Welsh Rhian, meaning "maiden." 
Ragnfriður - Icelandic form of Old Norse Ragnfriðr, meaning "wise and beautiful."
Rebeccah - Variant spelling of English Rebecca, meaning "ensnarer."
Regina - Latin name meaning "queen." 
Ruqayya - Arabic name meaning "ascent."
Raymond - English form of Old French Raimund, meaning "wise protector." 
Royse - Medieval English name derived from Latin Rohesia, which is probably a horse-related name.
Rosita - Spanish pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Rida - Arabic name derived from the word rida, meaning "contentment."
Ritchie - Variant spelling of English Richie, meaning "powerful ruler."
Roy -   Pet form of Irish Gaelic Roibéard, meaning "bright fame."
Rita -  Short form of Spanish Marguerita, meaning "pearl."
Ragnfriðr - Old Norse name composed of the elements regin "advice, decision, counsel" and friðr "beautiful," hence "wise and beautiful."
Ragnild - Swedish variant form of Scandinavian Ragnhild, meaning "battle counsel."
Ruolan - Chinese name meaning "like an orchid."
Rae - English name, possibly derived from the vocabulary word ray, meaning "sunbeam."
Rob - Short form of English Robert, meaning "bright fame."
Rakesh - Hindi name meaning "lord of the full moon day."
Rubén - Spanish form of Hebrew Reuwben, meaning "behold, a son!" 
Randi - Variant spelling of English Randy, meaning "worthy of admiration."
Ralphina - Feminine form of English Ralph, meaning "wise wolf."
Raphaël - French form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Ratana - Thai name meaning "crystal."
Renáta - Hungarian form of Latin Renata, meaning "reborn."
Rebeka - Hungarian and Slovene form of Greek Rhebekka, meaning "ensnarer."
Rebeccanne - Compound name composed of English Rebecca "ensnarer" and French Anne "favor, grace."
Rolando - Spanish form of Latin Orlandus, meaning "famous land." 
Rodrigo - Spanish and Portuguese form of Old High German Hrodric, meaning "famous power."
Roly - Variant spelling of English Rolly, meaning "famous land."
Robin -  Unisex pet form of English Robert and Roberta, meaning "bright fame." This name is also sometimes given as a bird name.
Riccarda - Feminine form of Italian Riccardo, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rokuro - Japanese name meaning "sixth son."
Rodolph - Variant spelling of French Rodolphe, meaning "famous wolf."
Ruairidh - Scottish equivalent of Irish Gaelic Ruaidhrí, meaning "red king."
Rizwan - Variant spelling of Arabic Ridwan, meaning "satisfaction."
Ramunas - Lithuanian name derived from the word ramus, meaning "calm."
Rei - Japanese name meaning 1) "bell," 2) "nothing, zero" or 3) "lovely," 4) "spirit."
Racheal - Variant spelling of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Roque - Portuguese and Spanish form of Italian Rocco, meaning "rest."
Rizwana - Feminine form of Arabic Rizwan, meaning "satisfaction." It is a variant spelling of Ridwana.
Rhea - Greek name meaning "ease, flow." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Cronus and mother of Zeus.
Roosevelt - Dutch surname transferred to forename use, composed of the elements roose "roses" and velt "open country," hence "field of roses."
Riccardo - Italian form of Latin Ricardus, meaning "powerful ruler."
Reinald -  Old French form of German Reinhold, meaning "wise ruler."
Rylan - English name derived from the surname Ryland, meaning "rye land."
Ragne - Masculine form of Scandinavian Ragna, a short form of names containing the Old Norse element regin ("advice, decision, counsel"), hence "wise."
Rajan - Hindi name meaning "king."
Randa - Short form of English Miranda, meaning "worthy of admiration." 
Rognvald - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Rögnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Regula - Feminine form of Roman Latin Regulus, meaning "rule."
Reene - English variant spelling of French Renée, meaning "reborn."
Riaghán - Old Gaelic name, possibly related to the word ríodhgach, meaning "furious, impulsive."
Ranulf -   Scottish form of Old Norse Randulfr, meaning "shield-wolf."
Romanus - Latin name meaning "Roman."
Ryanne - Variant spelling of English Ryana, meaning "little queen."
Ramira - Feminine form of Spanish Ramiro, meaning "wise and famous."
Raheem - Variant spelling of Arabic Rahim, meaning "compassionate."
Reynaud - Variant spelling of Norman French Reynold, meaning "wise ruler."
Rikke - Short form of Danish Frederikke, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Remedios - Spanish name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Señora de los Remedios ("Our Lady of the Remedies"), hence "remedies."
Rhonda - English name derived from a Welsh place name, Rhondda Valley, which was named after the river running through it, meaning "noisy." 
Reannon - Variant spelling of Welsh Rhiannon, meaning "great queen."
Raghnall - Irish Gaelic form of Old Norse Rögnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Radek - Czech name derived from the Slavic word rad, meaning "happy."
Rousel - Old French byname for a red-head, composed of the word rous "red," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little red one."
Rötger - Low German form of Old High German Hrotger, meaning "famous spear."
Rolf -   Contracted form of Old High German Hrodwulf, meaning "famous wolf." This name came into Middle English use via the Normans.
Raimonds - Latvian form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Raven - English unisex name derived from the bird name raven, from Old English hræfn, so-called from the harsh sounds it makes.
Runihura - Egyptian name meaning "destroyer."
Rein - Short form of German names beginning with Rein-, meaning "wise."
Radhika - Hindi name meaning "fulfiller of desires." In mythology, this is an epithet belonging to Radha. 
Ros -   Short form of English Rosalind, meaning "weak horse." 
Róðgeirr - Variant spelling of Old Norse Hróðgeirr, meaning "famous spear."
Rex - 19th century English name derived from Latin rex, meaning "king."
Rickena - Feminine form of English Rick, meaning "powerful ruler."
Raghnailt - Irish Gaelic form of Scandinavian Ragnhild, meaning "battle counsel."
Roberta -   Feminine form of English Robert, meaning "bright fame."
Raymundo - Portuguese and Spanish form of German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rajani - Hindi name meaning "night." In mythology, this is another name of the goddess Kali.
Robyn - Pet form of Welsh Rhobert, meaning "bright fame."
Rosalia - Late Latin name meaning "rose." 
Renard - Variant spelling of Old French Renart, meaning "wise and strong."
Reid - Variant spelling of English Read, meaning "red-headed; ruddy complexioned." 
Roderic - Variant spelling of English Roderick, meaning "famous power."
Rogelius - Late Latin name, possibly a diminutive form of Latin Rogatus, meaning "prayed for, wished for."
Richarda - Feminine form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rosalinda - Latin form of Germanic Rosalind, meaning "weak horse."
Radomir - Czech form of Polish Radzimierz, meaning "happy peace."
Roderick - Anglicized form of Old Welsh Rhydderch, meaning "reddish-brown."
Rosalba - Italian compound name composed of Latin Rosa "rose" and Alba "dawn," hence "rose of dawn."
Rosaire - French name meaning "rosary."
Riaz - Variant spelling of Arabic Riad, meaning "gardens."
Richendra - Feminine form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Renate - Dutch and German form of Latin Renata, meaning "reborn."
Rati - Hindi myth name of the wife of Kama, meaning "pleasure."
Rudolphus - Latin form of Old High German Hrodwulf, meaning "famous wolf."
Romola - Feminine form of Italian Romolo, meaning "from Rome."
Raoul - Old French form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Ragnhildur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Ragnhildr, meaning "battle counsel."
Ránnulfr - Variant spelling of Old Norse Ránulfr, meaning "plundering wolf."
Rusty - Byname for someone with "rust-colored hair," derived from the English vocabulary word rust. 
Rhianwen - Welsh name meaning "comely maiden." 
Reto - German name meaning "of Rhaetia," a region in eastern Switzerland.
Randolph - Modern English form of Middle English Randolf, meaning "shield-wolf."
Rosannah - Variant spelling of Italian Rosanna, meaning "rose of grace."
Rhys - Later form of Old Welsh Rīs, meaning "ardor, heat of passion."
Rosaria - Italian feminine form of Spanish unisex Rosario, meaning "rosary."
Richie - Pet form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rubie - Variant spelling of English Ruby, meaning "ruby."
Renzo - Short form of Italian Lorenzo, meaning "of Laurentum."
Ríona - Short form of Irish Gaelic Catríona, meaning "pure."
Rickie - Variant spelling of English Ricky, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rab -   Pet form of Scottish Raibeart, meaning "bright fame."
Randell - Variant spelling of English Randal, meaning "shield-wolf."
Rüdiger - Variant form of Old High German Hrodgar, meaning "famous spear."
Rashida - Egyptian name meaning "righteous."
Rollo -   Latin form of Old French Roul, meaning "famous wolf."
Ragnar - Scandinavian form of German Reginar, meaning "wise warrior."
Rahab - Anglicized form of Greek Rhaab/Rhachab and Hebrew Rachab, meaning "ample, broad, spacious, wide." In the bible, this is the name of a harlot of Jericho who aided the spies in their escape and was saved from destruction.
Ripley - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements ripel "strip of land" and leah "clearing, meadow," hence "cleared strip of land."
Reinier - Dutch form of German Reiner, meaning "wise warrior."
Rav - Hebrew name meaning "great" or "teacher."
Rufina - Feminine form of Roman Rufinus, meaning "red-haired."
Rais - Arabic name meaning "chief, leader."
Ríoghbhardán - Old Irish name composed of the Gaelic elements ríogh "king," bard "poet," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little poet-king."
Ryana - Feminine form of English Ryan ("little king"), meaning "little queen."
Rees - Anglicized form of Welsh Rhys, meaning "ardor, heat of passion."
Rina -   Short form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Ritva - Finnish name meaning "branch of a birch tree."
Ruuben - Finnish form of Hebrew Reuwben, meaning "behold, a son!" 
Rou - Chinese name meaning "amiable, gentle, mild."
Roban - Pet form of Irish Gaelic Roibéard, meaning "bright fame."
Rogerio - Spanish form of Latin Rogerius, meaning "famous spear." 
Rilinda - Feminine form of Albanian Rilind, meaning "birth, east, rebirth, reincarnation."
Ramsey - Variant spelling of Scottish Ramsay, meaning "wild-garlic island."
Robynne - Feminine form of English unisex Robin, meaning "bright fame."
Reiner - Variant spelling of German Rainer, meaning "wise warrior."
Romolo - Italian form of Latin Romulus, meaning "from Rome."
Ratnam - Variant spelling of Hindi Ratan, meaning "jewel."
Romaine - Feminine form of French Romain, meaning "Roman."
Ramla - African Zulu and Egyptian name meaning "prophetess."
Rowina - Variant spelling of Latin Rowena, possibly meaning "famous joy."
Ruba - Arabic name meaning "hill."
Ruaidhrí - Irish Gaelic name composed of the Celtic elements ruadh "red" and rí from ríogh "king," hence "red king."
Radcliff - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements read "red" and clif "cliff, slope, riverbank," hence "red cliff."
Randwulf - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements rand "rim of a shield" and wulf "wolf," hence "shield-wolf."
Rhouth - Greek form of Hebrew Ruwth ("appearance" or "friendship"), meaning "female friend." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of an ancestor of David and of Christ. 
Rino - Short form of Italian names ending with -rino.
Rowan - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "rowan tree." Compare with masculine Rowan. 
Rhonwen - Welsh name composed of the elements rhon "lance, spear" and (g)wen "blessed, fair, holy, white," hence "holy lance."
Róisín - Diminutive form of Irish Róis ("rose"), hence "little rose."
Roshanara - Persian name meaning "light of the assembly."
Rhosyn - Welsh name meaning "rose."
Renie - English pet form of Latin Irene, meaning "peace."
Rangi - Maori myth name of a sky god, meaning "sky."
Raffaello - Italian form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Rashne - Persian name meaning "judge."
Rositsa - Pet form of Bulgarian Rosa, meaning "dew."
Riche - Medieval French name of Germanic origin, used as a short form of longer names beginning with Rich-, meaning "power."
Rosanna - Italian compound name composed of Rosa "rose" and Anna "favor, grace," hence "rose of grace."
Robbie - Unisex pet form of English Robert and Roberta, meaning "bright fame." 
Roparzh - Breton form of Latin Rodbertus, meaning "bright fame."
Ryuu - Japanese name meaning "dragon spirit."
Rhama - Greek form of Hebrew Ramah, meaning "a lofty place." In the bible, this is the name of a town of the tribe of Benjamin.
Rowtag - Native American Algonquin name meaning "fire."
Ryota - Japanese name meaning "stout, strong."
Rubena - Esperanto name meaning "like a ruby."
Radmila - Feminine form of Serbian Radmilo, meaning "happy favor."
Raleigh - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of a place in Devon composed of the Old English elements read "red" and leah "clearing, meadow," hence "red meadow."
Reina - Spanish name meaning "queen."
Raimundo - Portuguese and Spanish form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Radomila - Feminine form of Czech Radomil, meaning "happy favor."
Reynold - Norman French form of Old Norse Rögnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Rögnvaldr - Variant form of Old Norse Ragnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Rithika - Variant spelling of Hindi Ritika, meaning "brass" or "stream."
Raisel - Diminutive form of Yiddish Raise ("rose"), hence "little rose."
Rohan - Tolkien character name meaning "horse country" in his invented Sindarin language. Compare with masculine forms of Rohan.
Ruadh - Old Irish byname derived from Gaelic ruadh, meaning "red."
Roxanne - Variant spelling of French Roxane, meaning "dawn." This is the preferred spelling used by the English.
Rick -  Pet form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rosalina - Latin form of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Ritzpa - Variant spelling of Hebrew Ritspah, meaning "hot coal" or "pavement." 
Raakel - Finnish form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Ruya - Arabic name meaning "sight, vision."
Ralphie - Pet form of English Ralph, meaning "wise wolf."
Ramesses - Egyptian name composed of the name of the god Ra and the word mes "son," hence "son of Ra."
Rumbidzai - African Shona name meaning "praise."
René - French form of Latin Renatus, meaning "reborn."
Ragnhild - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Ragnhildr, meaning "battle counsel."
Reginar - German name composed of the elements ragin "advice, decision" and hari "army, warrior," hence "wise warrior."
Rhianon - Variant spelling of Welsh Rhiannon, meaning "great queen."
Rubina - Elaborated form of English Ruby, meaning "ruby."
Rheia - Variant spelling of Greek Rhea, meaning "ease, flow."
Rimmon -  Anglicized form of Hebrew Rimmown, meaning "pomegranate." In the bible, this is the name of several places, the name of a Benjamite of Beeroth. 
Randolf -   Scandinavian form of Old Norse Randolfr, meaning "shield-wolf."
Rovena - Albanian form of Latin Rowena, possibly meaning "famous joy."
Rodya - Pet form of Russian Rodion, meaning "sprung from a hero."
Roos - Dutch name meaning "rose."
Ruta -   Lithuanian name meaning "rue (the herb)."
Rasha - Arabic name meaning "young gazelle."
Ramah -  Hebrew name meaning "a lofty place." In the bible, this is the name of many places, including a place of battle between Israel and Syria. 
Ricky - Pet form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Reggie - Pet form of English Reginald, meaning "wise ruler."
Rostinka - Pet form of Czech Rostislava, meaning "usurp-glory."
Rashad - Arabic name meaning "good conduct, good counsel."
Ranjit - Hindi name meaning "victorious in battle."
Raanan - Hebrew name meaning "fresh, luxuriant."
Ryoko - Japanese name meaning 1) "bright child" or 2) "refreshing child."
Raffaele - Italian form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Ray - Short form of English Raymond, meaning "wise protector."
Rivalen - In Arthurian legend, this is another name for Meliadus, the father of Tristan and husband to Blanchefleur. He was known as "lord of the isles."
Rosaleen - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rezart - Variant spelling of Albanian Rezar, meaning "golden ray."
Ridley - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements hreod "reeds" and leah "clearing, meadow," hence "reed meadow."
Roxie - English pet form of French Roxanne, meaning "dawn."
Roze - Lithuanian form of Russian Roza, meaning "rose."
Roswitha - German name composed of the elements hrod "fame" and swinþ "strength," hence "renowned strength."
Rearden - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Rórdán, meaning "little poet-king."
Remei - Catalan name meaning "remedy."
Ribqah - Hebrew name meaning "ensnarer." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of Isaac. Also spelled Rivka.
Rhachab - Variant form of Greek Rhaab, a form of Hebrew Rachab, meaning "ample, broad, spacious, wide." In the bible, this is the name of a harlot of Jericho who aided the spies in their escape and was saved from destruction.
Ruy - Spanish pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Rodrigo, meaning "famous power."
Ruggero - Italian form of Latin Rogerius, meaning "famous spear."
Radha - Hindi name meaning "successful." In mythology, this is the name of a lover of Krishna.
Rufaro - African Shona name meaning "happiness."
Rastus - Short form of Latin Erastus, meaning "beloved." 
Rosie - Pet form of English Rose, meaning "rose."
Rudo - African Shona unisex name meaning "love."
Romayne - English form of French Romaine, meaning "Roman."
Remiel - Hebrew form of Arabic Ramiel ("thunder of God"), meaning "mercy of God." In Christian and Islamic tradition, this is the name of a Watcher. He is one of the seven archangels listed in the Book of Enoch. He is the angel of hope,and has two main duties: he is responsible for divine visions, and guides thesouls of the faithful to Heaven. It is also said that he is the archangel who wasresponsible for the destruction of the armies of Sennacherib. 
Rosemonde - French form of German Rosamund, meaning "horse-protection."
Retha - Short form of English Aretha, meaning "virtue."
Ragnvald - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Ragnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Roc - Catalan form of Italian Rocco, meaning "rest."
Rory -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ruairí, meaning "red king."
Roch - French form of Italian Rocco, meaning "rest."
Reima - Finnish form of German Reimund, meaning "wise protector."
Róbert - Hungarian form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame." 
Rana - Arabic name meaning "eye-catching."
Ran - Japanese name meaning "lily" or "orchid."
Romey - Variant spelling of German Romy, meaning "rose" and "obstinate, rebellious."
Renaud - Variant spelling of Norman French Reynaud, meaning "wise ruler."
Raimo - Finnish form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Ron - Hebrew unisex name meaning "joy, song." Compare with strictly masculine Ron.
Ryo - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "brightness," 2) "distant," 3) "reality," 4) "refreshing."
Reena - Feminine variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Rina, meaning "joy."
Rotem - Hebrew unisex name derived from the word rethem, found in the bible, meaning "juniper" or "broom plant," a shrub growing in the deserts of Arabia with yellowish flowers, and a bitter root which the poor were accustomed to eat. 
Rheanna - Variant spelling of English Rhianna, meaning "maiden."
Rhiannon - Welsh name probably derived from the Old Celtic title Rigantona, meaning "great queen." In mythology, this is the name of a horse goddess equated with Celtic Epona. She was the daughter of Hefeydd and mother of Pryderi. 
Ricarda - Feminine form of Spanish Ricardo, meaning "powerful ruler." Used mostly in Germany.
Raginmund - Old Frankish German name composed of the elements ragin "advice, counsel," and mund "protection," hence "wise protector."
Radinka - Russian equivalent of French Radelle, meaning "counsel."
Razmouhi - Armenian name meaning "fighter."
Rai - Chamoru name meaning "king."
Raimonda - Feminine form of Italian Raimondo, meaning "wise protector."
Ricardus - Latin form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Róża - Polish form of Russian Roza, meaning "rose."
Rowanne - Variant spelling of English Rowan, meaning "rowan tree." 
Remo - Italian form of Roman Latin Remus, meaning "oar," but sometimes translated as "swift."
Rozafati - Variant form of Albanian Rozafa, which is probably a "rose"-related name.
Rie - Japanese name meaning "valued blessing."
Roel - Short form of Dutch Roeland, meaning "famous land." 
Rolo - Variant spelling of English Rollo, meaning "famous land."
Rhoda - Latin form of Greek Rhodē, meaning "rose." In the bible, this is the name of a servant in the house of Mary.
Rauha - Finnish name meaning "peace."
Ruairí - Variant spelling of Irish Ruaidhrí, meaning "red king."
Renae - Variant spelling of Latin Rena, meaning "reborn."
Rachim - Aramaic name meaning "compassion."
Radoslav - Czech form of Polish Radosław, meaning "happy glory."
Rostya - Russian pet form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory."
Remus - Roman name derived from Latin remus, meaning "oar," but sometimes translated as "swift." In mythology, this is the name of the brother of Romulus. According to legend, Romulus and Remus were the founders of Rome.
Remigio - Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish form of Roman Latin Remigius, meaning "oarsman."
Rachav - Variant spelling of Hebrew Rachab, meaning "ample, broad, spacious, wide."
Rain - Modern English name, either derived from from the vocabulary word, or a revival of the medieval English personal name Rayne, meaning "queen." Compare with masculine Rain.
Ruxandra - Romanian form of Latin Roxana, meaning "dawn."
Ralf -   Medieval Norman contracted form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Rik - Variant spelling of English Rick, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rafiqa - Feminine form of Arabic Rafiq, meaning "companion, friend."
Ristéard - Irish Gaelic form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Reino - Variant spelling of German Rein, meaning "wise." In use by the Danish, Finnish and Norwegians.
Roul - Old Norman French form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Rachab - Hebrew name meaning "ample, broad, spacious, wide." In the bible, this is the name of a harlot of Jericho who aided the spies in their escape and was saved from destruction.
Raquel - Portuguese and Spanish form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Red - Old English byname transferred to forename use, derived from the word read ("red"), hence "red-headed; ruddy complexioned." 
Raiden - Japanese myth name of a god of thunder, meaning "thunder and lightning."
Ragnbjörg - Icelandic name composed of the Old Norse elements regin "advice, decision, counsel" and björg "help, protection," hence "wise protector."
Ranjeet - Variant spelling of Hindi Ranjit, meaning "victorious in battle."
Rigby - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name composed of the Old Norse elements hryggr "ridge" and býr "farm, settlement," hence "ridge settlement."
Ruaridh - Variant spelling of Scottish Ruairidh, meaning "red king."
Rolant - Welsh form of German Hrodland, meaning "famous land." 
Ruwa - Arabic name meaning "beauty."
Ramman - Akkadian name of a Babylonian-Assyrian god of thunder and storms, meaning "thunderer." Ramman is also known by the name Adad, meaning "thunder." 
Rena - Latin form of French Renée, meaning "reborn." 
Rodger -   Swedish form of Old Norse Róðgeirr, meaning "famous spear."
Rhouben - Greek form of Hebrew Reuwben, meaning "behold, a son!" In the bible, this is the name of the eldest son of Jacob and Leah.
Rorie - Variant spelling of English Rory, meaning "red king."
Rainer - A derivative of German Reginar, meaning "wise warrior."
Raymund - Variant spelling of English Raymond, meaning "wise protector."
Rephael - Hebrew name meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Shemaiah and grandson of Obed-edom. In the books of Enoch and Tobit, this is the name of an archangel.
Roxanna - Variant spelling of Latin Roxana, meaning "dawn."
Ridwana - Feminine form of Arabic Ridwan, meaning "satisfaction."
Rozalija - Lithuanian and Slovene form of Latin Rosalia, meaning "rose."
Rube - Pet form of English Reuben, meaning "behold, a son!" 
Razmig - Armenian name meaning "fighter."
Rabiah - Egyptian name meaning "born during the spring."
Ruggiero - Italian form of Latin Rogerius, meaning "famous spear."
Rozafa - Albanian name derived from the name of a castle in Shkodra, which was named after a young woman who was walled up inside of it. The name is probably "rose"-related.
Raibert - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Raibeart, meaning "bright fame."
Rusul - Arabic name meaning "messengers, prophets."
Roxy - Variant spelling of English Roxie, meaning "dawn."
Ranj - Short form of Hindi Ranjeet, meaning "victorious in battle."
Rohesia - Latin form of an ancient Germanic name, probably horse-related, from the word hros, meaning "horse." 
Reginmund - Variant spelling of German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Reilly - Variant spelling of English unisex Riley, meaning "rye meadow. 
Rhebekka - Greek form of Hebrew Ribqah, meaning "ensnarer." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of Isaac.
Roušanak - Persian name meaning "dawn." Also spelled Roshanak.
Rico -   Contracted form of Spanish Ricardo, meaning "powerful ruler."
Radu - Romanian pet form of Slavic names containing the element rad, meaning "happy."
Radim - Pet form of Czech Radomir, meaning "happy peace."
Rajinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Rajendra, meaning "king-Indra."
Rilind - Albanian name derived from the word rilind, meaning "birth, east, rebirth, reincarnation."
Raguel - Latin form of Hebrew Rəuwel, meaning "friend of God." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Esau. In the Book of Enoch, this name is included as one of the seven archangels. He is known as the archangel of fairness, harmony, and justice; heoversees the other angels to make sure that they are all working peacefullytogether with mankind. All angels and archangels who transgress must face this angel who passes judgment and issues punishment. He belongs to the choir ofPrincipalities and is mainly focused on keeping heaven pure of corruption. He isthe angel who carried Enoch to heaven and back to earth. He is identified withthe angel of the 5th Seal in Revelation 6:9-11, and is believed to be the angelwho opens the bottomless pit. He is also sometimes identified with Abaddon,an angel believed by some to be the devil. There are references to a similarfigure in Babylonian texts which refer to him as Rag or Ragumu, and in Sumeriantexts as Rig. 
Refael - Variant spelling of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed." In the books of Enoch and Tobit, this is the name of an archangel.
Rexana - Variant spelling of English Rexanne, meaning "queen."
Regena - English variant spelling of Latin Regina, meaning "queen."
Rembrandt - Dutch name composed of the Germanic elements regin "advice, decision, counsel" and brand "sword," hence "sword of wisdom."
Rich - Short form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rashidi - Egyptian name meaning "wise."
Romana - Feminine form of Italian Romano, meaning "Roman." 
Robi - Pet form of Hungarian Róbert, meaning "bright fame."
Russell - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the Old French byname Rousel, meaning "little red one."
Raphaela - English feminine form of Greek Raphael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Russel - Variant spelling of English Russell, meaning "little red one."
Robertus - Variant spelling of Latin Rodbertus, meaning "bright fame."
Raffaella - Feminine form of Italian Raffaello, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed." 
Ragnhildr - Old Norse name composed of the elements regin "advice, counsel, decision" and hildr "battle," hence "battle counsel."
Ranulph - Variant spelling of Scottish Ranulf, meaning "shield-wolf."
Ratna - Feminine form of Hindi Ratan, meaning "gem, jewel."
Rameses - Variant spelling of Egyptian Ramesses, meaning "son of Ra."
Ruaraidh - Variant spelling of Scottish Ruairidh, meaning "red king."
Rada - Bulgarian and Russian name derived from the Slavic element rad, meaning "happy."
Rabbie - Pet form of Scottish Raibeart, meaning "bright fame."
Romilda - Variant spelling of Lombardic Italian Romhilda, meaning "famous battle."
Ruiseart - Scottish Gaelic form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Ransu - Finnish form of Latin Franciscus, meaning "French."
Randulfr - Old Norse name composed of the elements rand "rim (of a shield)" and ulfr "wolf," hence "shield-wolf."
Ranya - Contracted form of Arabic Raniya, meaning "gazing, looking at."
Rónán - Irish Gaelic name composed of the word rón "oath, seal" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little oath, little seal."
Randal - Medieval form of English Randolf, meaning "shield-wolf."
Radka - Feminine form of Bulgarian Radko, meaning "happy."
Randulf - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Randwulf, meaning "shield-wolf."
Rutendo - African Shona unisex name meaning "faith."
Reyna -   Variant spelling of Spanish Reina, meaning "queen."
Roma - Hebrew name meaning "exalted, lofty." 
Rannulfus - Latinized form of Frankish German Rannulf, meaning "plundering wolf."
Raj - Hindi name meaning "king."
Refilwe - African Tswana unisex name meaning "we were given."
Raniero - Italian form of German Reginar, meaning "wise warrior."
Rhian - Welsh name derived from the word rhiain, meaning "maiden."
Randall - Variant spelling of English Randal, meaning "shield-wolf."
Rica - Short form of Latin Frederica, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Raibeart - Scottish Gaelic form of Norman French Robert, meaning "bright fame."
Reeta -   English variant spelling of Spanish Rita, meaning "pearl."
Rimmown - Hebrew name of uncertain origin, meaning "pomegranate." In the bible, this is the name of several places, the name of a Benjamite of Beeroth. 
Ríoghnach - Irish name derived from the Gaelic word ríoghan, meaning "queen." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of king Niall.
Ronaldo - Portuguese form of Latin Reynaldus, meaning "wise ruler."
Raimunde - Feminine form of Norman French Raimund, meaning "wise protector."
Ravi - Hindi myth name of a sun god, meaning "sun."
Rava - Esperanto name meaning "ravishing."
Ráichéal - Irish form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Raimondas - Lithuanian form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Ravid - Hebrew name meaning "jewelry, ornament."
Rechabam - Hebrew name meaning "who enlarges the people." In the bible, this is the name of the son and successor of Solomon, who governed the kingdom of Judah.
Reuven - Variant spelling of Hebrew Reuwben, meaning "behold, a son!"
Rafa - Variant spelling of Hebrew Rapha, meaning "feeble, flaccid, weak," i.e. "a shade" living in Hades, void of blood and animal life; therefore weak and languid like a sick person, but still able to think. 
Reuwben - Hebrew name meaning "behold, a son!" In the bible, this is the name of the eldest son of Jacob and Leah.
Rajmund - Polish and Slovene form of Frankish Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Radzimierz - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements rad "happy" and mir "peace," hence "happy peace."
Rhett - American English surname transferred to forename use, derived from Dutch de Raedt, from Middle Dutch raet, meaning "advice."
Rihard - Slovene form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rafael - German, Portuguese and Spanish form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Román - Spanish form of Latin Romanus, meaning "Roman."
Rune - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Rúni, meaning "secret lore."
Roar - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Hróarr, meaning "famous spear."
Ryszard - Polish form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rickert - Low German form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Renita - Possibly a pet form of Latin Rena, meaning "reborn."
Rikki - Variant spelling of English Ricky, meaning "powerful ruler."
Richard - English form of Norman French Richaud, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rosy - Variant spelling of English Rosie, meaning "rose."
Raschelle - Elaborated form of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Redmund - Variant spelling of English Redmond, meaning "wise protector."
Raginwald - Old Frankish German name composed of the elements ragin "advice, counsel" and wald "power," hence "wise ruler."
Ritsika - Hindi name meaning "tradition."
Rostislava - Czech feminine form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory."
Rubye - Variant spelling of English Ruby, meaning "red" or "ruby."
Rebekka - Danish, German and Norwegian form of Greek Rhebekka, meaning "ensnarer."
Rhodri - Welsh name composed of the Celtic elements rhod "wheel" and rhi "king," hence "wheel-king."
Reinaldo - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Reginaldus, meaning "wise ruler."
Renfrew - Welsh name meaning "dwells near the stillriver." 
Rhobert - Welsh form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame." 
Renart - Old French form of Old High German Reginhard, meaning "wise and strong."
Ragna - Short form of Scandinavian names containing the Old Norse element regin/ragin, meaning "advice, decision, counsel," hence "wise."
Royce - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the medieval feminine name Royse, which is probably a horse-related name.
Roope - Short form of Finnish Roopertti, meaning "bright fame."
Regner - Danish form of German Reginar, meaning "wise warrior."
Riel - Short form of English Gabriel, meaning "man of God" or "warrior of God."
Rawya - Variant spelling of Arabic Rawiya, meaning "story-teller."
Reynaldus - Latin form of Norman French Reynold, meaning "wise ruler."
Rogelio - Spanish form of Latin Rogelius, possibly meaning "prayed for, wished for."
Rhaab - Greek form of Hebrew Rachab, meaning "ample, broad, spacious, wide." In the bible, this is the name of a harlot of Jericho who aided the spies in their escape and was saved from destruction.
Raimondo - Italian form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rehoboam - Anglicized form of Hebrew Rechabam, meaning "who enlarges the people." In the bible, this is the name of the son and successor of Solomon, who governed the kingdom of Judah.
Reynaldo - Spanish form of Latin Reynaldus, meaning "wise ruler."
Rowland - Medieval English form of Norman French Roland, meaning "famous land."
Rurik - Russian form of Old High German Hrodric, meaning "famous power."
Riya - Hindi name meaning "singer."
Rihards - Latvian form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Radclyffe - Variant spelling of English Radcliff, meaning "red cliff."
Rachyl - Variant form of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Rim - Arabic name meaning "white antelope."
Rimon - Unisex form of English Rimmon, meaning "pomegranate." 
Regana - Elaborated form of English Regan, meaning "queen." 
Rikárd - Hungarian form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Ríoghnán - Irish name composed of the element ríogh "king" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little king."
Rosine - French pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Rajiya - Arabic name meaning "hopeful."
Rebekah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Ribqah, meaning "ensnarer." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of Isaac.
Radulf -   Danish form of Old Norse Ráðúlfr meaning "wise wolf."
Rosabella - Italian compound name composed of Latin Rosa "rose" and Bella "beautiful," hence "beautiful rose."
Roslyn - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rupinder - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit element rupa "beauty" and the name of the god Indra," hence "beauty-Indra."
Ruupeni - Finnish form of Hebrew Reuwben, meaning "behold, ason." 
Raghnaid - Scottish Gaelic form of Scandinavian Ragnhild, meaning "battle counsel."
Risto - Short form of Finnish Kristoffer, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Rogerius - Latin form of Old Norse Hróðgeirr, meaning "famous spear."
Re - Variant spelling of Egyptian Ra, meaning "sun."
Rosina - Italian pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Rhetta - Feminine form of English Rhett, meaning "advice."
Rudyard - English surname transferred to forename use, meaning "red paddock" or "red yard." 
Radmilo - Serbian form of Polish Radomił, meaning "happy favor."
Rosanne - English compound name composed of Rose "rose" and French Anne "favor-grace," hence "rose of grace."
Roxana - Latin form of Persian Roušanak, meaning "dawn." This was the name of a wife of Alexander the Great.
Rosaline - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rhisiart - Welsh form of Old Norman French Richaud, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rosalie - French form of Latin Rosalia, meaning "rose."
Ramona - Feminine form of Spanish Ramón, meaning "wise protector."
Read - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from an Old English byname, Red, meaning "red-headed or ruddy-complexioned." 
Rasmus -  Short form of Latin Erasmus, meaning "beloved." In use by the Scandinavians.
Renato - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Renatus, meaning "reborn."
Reginaldus - Latin form of Frankish German Raginwald, meaning "wise ruler."
Rosalin - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Raelene - Elaborated form of English Rae, possibly meaning "sunbeam."
Reyes - Spanish religious name meaning "kings," given in reference to the Magi who visited the baby Jesus.
Rishima - Hindi name meaning "moonbeam."
Riko - Japanese name meaning "jasmine child."
Rosalyn - Medieval English form of Germanic Rosalind, meaning "weak horse."
Regan - English Shakespearian name, possibly derived from the Irish Gaelic word ríogan, meaning "queen."
Rémy - French form of Roman Latin Remigius, meaning "oarsman."
Radoslava - Feminine form of Czech Radoslav, meaning "happy glory."
Rupert - Low German form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame."
Rickey - Variant spelling of English Ricky, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rian - Old Gaelic name, probably composed of the element ríogh "king" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little king."
Rasul - Arabic name meaning "messenger, prophet."
Rajni - Hindi name meaning "queen."
Roselle - French pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Reko - Short form of Finnish Rekorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Rudolph - English name derived from Latin Rudolphus, meaning "famous wolf."
Russ - Short form of English Russell, meaning "little red one."
Radley - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of a place composed of the Old English elements read "red" and leah "clearing, meadow," hence "red meadow."
Robertina - Italian and Spanish diminutive form of Latin Roberta, meaning "bright fame."
Rexanne - Feminine form of English Rex ("king"), hence "queen."
Roffe - Swedish pet form of Scandinavian Rolf, meaning "famous wolf." 
Ricki - Variant spelling of English Rickie, meaning "powerful ruler." 
Ragnvaldr - Old Norse name composed of the elements regin "advice, decision" and valdr "to rule," hence "wise ruler."
Rozália - Hungarian form of Latin Rosalia, meaning "rose."
Roxane - French form of Latin Roxana, meaning "dawn." 
Rudi - Pet form of German Rudolf, meaning "famous wolf."
Rephaela - Feminine form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Rosella - Italian pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Ria -   English short form of Latin Maria "obstinate, rebellious" and Victoria "conqueror."
Rakel - Scandinavian form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Rashaun - Elaborated form of English Shaun, meaning "God is gracious."
Rozabela - Esperanto name meaning "rose-beautiful."
Régulo - Spanish form of Roman Latin Regulus, meaning "ruler."
Roldán - Spanish form of Latin Orlandus, meaning "famous land." 
Raymonde - Feminine form of French Raimond, meaning "wise protector."
Riina - Finnish short form of Estonian/Finnish Katariina, meaning "pure."
Rhydderch - Welsh name, originally a byname, meaning "reddish-brown."
Rozenn - Breton name meaning "rose."
Rajya - Hindi form of Arabic Rajiya, meaning "hopeful."
Ramiro - Spanish form of Latin Ramirus, meaning "wise and famous."
Ruchel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Reinhold - German form of Old Norse Rögnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Reynard - English form of Norman French Reynaud, meaning "wise ruler."
Rórdán - A derivative of Irish Gaelic Ríoghbhardán, meaning "little poet-king."
Rolan - Russian form of German Hrodland, meaning "famous land." 
Rieti - Pet form of Finnish Feetrikki, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Rezar - Albanian name composed of the elements rreze "ray," and ar "gold," hence "golden ray."
Ruud - Pet form of Dutch Rodolf, meaning "famous wolf."
Rinor - Albanian name meaning "adolescent; youth."
Rowley - Pet form of English Rowland, meaning "famous land." 
Riothamus - Latin name, possibly meaning "highest leader." This was the name of a military leader who took part in the Roman campaign against Euric, king of the Visigoths, and was defeated. 
Rosemarie - German compound name composed of Rose "rose" and Marie "obstinate, rebellious."
Rheta - English variant spelling of Spanish Rita, meaning "pearl." 
Ratan - Hindi name derived from the Sanskrit word ratna, meaning "jewel."
Remmao - Egyptian name meaning "rich man."
Ruperta - Feminine form of Low German Rupert, meaning "bright fame."
Radimir - Croatian form of Polish Radzimierz, meaning "happy peace."
Raimund - Norman French form of German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rayner - English form of German Rainer, meaning "wise warrior."
Reubhen - Variant spelling of English Reuben, meaning "behold a son!"
Ruperto - Spanish form of Latin Robertus, meaning "bright fame."
Reimund - A derivative of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rodbertus - Latin form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame." 
Ren - Japanese name meaning "water lily."
Rikhard - Finnish form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Reenie - English pet form of Latin Irene, meaning "peace."
Ritzpah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Ritspah, meaning "hot coal" or "pavement." 
Reut - Hebrew name meaning "friend."
Rémi - Variant spelling of French Rémy, meaning "oarsman."
Roddy -  Pet form of English Roderick, meaning "famous power," "red king," or "reddish-brown." Also used as a pet form of many other names beginning with Rod-.
Rupprecht - Variant form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame."
Riordan - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Rórdán, meaning "little poet-king."
Raca - Variant spelling of the Aramaic byname Raka, meaning "fool; empty head."
Roald - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Hróaldr, meaning "famous ruler."
Rutger - Dutch form of Old High German Hrotger, meaning "famous spear."
Radoš - Short form of Czech Radoslav, meaning "happy glory."
Rasim -  Arabic name meaning "artist, designer, writer."
Roberts - Latvian form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame." 
Rosheen - Anglicized form of Irish Róisín, meaning "little rose."
Roldão - Portuguese form of Latin Orlandus, meaning "famous land." 
Rodolphe - French form of Latin Rudolphus, meaning "famous wolf."
Rheinallt - Welsh form of German Reinhold, meaning "wise ruler."
Roeland - Dutch form of German Hrodland, meaning "famous land." 
Raymonda - Feminine form of English Raymond, meaning "wise protector."
Ragnheiður - Icelandic name composed of the Old Norse elements regin "advice, decision, counsel" and heiðr "brightness," hence "bright counsel."
Radko - Bulgarian form of Serbian Ratko, meaning "happy."
Radboud - Dutch name composed of the Germanic elements rad "counsel" and bald "bold," hence "bold counsel."
Ráhel - Hungarian form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Richaud - Norman French form of Latin Ricardus, meaning "powerful ruler."
Reinmund - Contracted form of German Reginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Redd - Variant spelling of English Red, meaning "red-headed; ruddy complexioned."
Róis - Irish form of English Rose, meaning "rose."
Rochelle - Feminine form of French Roch, meaning "rest."
Rok - Old Danish form of Old Norse Hrókr, meaning "crow, rook." 
Rózsa - Hungarian form of Russian Roza, meaning "rose."
Riitta - Short form of Finnish Piritta, meaning "exalted one."
Ríghnach - Variant spelling of Irish Ríoghnach, meaning "queen."
Royle - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name composed of the Old English elements ryge "rye" and hyll "hill," hence "rye hill."
Riley - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from a place name composed of the Old English elements ryge "rye" and leah "clearing, meadow," hence "rye meadow."
Riikka - Short form of Finnish Fredriikka, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Roshanak - Variant spelling of Persian Roušanak, meaning "dawn."
Roopertti - Finnish form of Latin Rodbertus, meaning "bright fame."
Rózsi - Pet form of Hungarian R�zsa, meaning "rose."
Rodica - Romanian name derived from the Slavic word rod, meaning "fertile."
Rogier - French form of Latin Rogerius, meaning "famous spear." 
Rikert - Low German form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rodrigue - French form of Old High German Hrodric, meaning "famous power."
Royston - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name known in the Middle Ages as "settlement of Royce."
Rathnait - Old Irish name composed of the word rath "prosperity" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little prosperous one."
Rasui - Egyptian name meaning "dream."
Rosetta - Italian diminutive form of Latin Rosa, meaning "little rose."
Rogellus - Variant spelling of Latin Rogelius, possibly meaning "prayed for, wished for."
Rolande - Variant spelling of Norman French Roland, meaning "famous land."
Rufinus - Roman derivative of Latin Rufus, meaning "red-haired."
Ra - Egyptian name meaning "sun." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the mid-day sun.
Rogatus - Latin name meaning "prayed for, wished for."
Rabanus - Variant spelling of Latin Hrabanus, meaning "raven."
Radomił - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements rad "happy" and mil "favor," hence "happy favor."
Radomil (russian - Радомил): Czech and Russian form of Polish Radomił, meaning "happy favor."
Radosław - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements rad "happy" and slav "glory," hence "happy glory."
Rikard - Scandinavian form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rae - Variant spelling of English Ray, meaning "wise protector." 
Rædwulf - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements ræd "advice, counsel" and wulf "wolf," hence "wise wolf."
Riley - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from a place name composed of the Old English elements ryge "rye" and leah "clearing, meadow," hence "rye meadow."
Rafał - Polish form of Greek Raphael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Rimon - Unisex form of English Rimmon, meaning "pomegranate." 
Rina - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Rinnah, meaning "shouting for joy." Compare with strictly feminine forms of Rina.
Raina (yiddish - רֵיינָא): Chamoru name meaning "queen."
Róza - Variant spelling of Hungarian Rózsa, meaning "rose."
Raisa (arabic - رئيسة, Russian: Раи́са, Yiddish: רֵייזָא):  Feminine form of Arabic Rais, meaning "chief, leader."
Roza - Russian name meaning "rose."
Rio - English unisex name derived from the Spanish word for "river."
Ripley - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements ripel "strip of land" and leah "clearing, meadow," hence "cleared strip of land."
Rahat - Arabic unisex name meaning "comfort, rest."
Rahim (arabic - رحيم, Aramaic: רַחִים):  Arabic name meaning "compassionate."
Robbie - Unisex pet form of English Robert and Roberta, meaning "bright fame." 
Robert -   English form of Anglo-Saxon Hreodbeorht, meaning "bright fame."
Rain - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a German short form of various names containing the element ragin ("advice, counsel"), hence "wise." Compare with feminine Rain.
Robin -  Unisex pet form of English Robert and Roberta, meaning "bright fame." This name is also sometimes given as a bird name.
Růžena - Czech name meaning "rose."
Raya (bulgarian - Рая, Hebrew: רֵעַ):  Hebrew name meaning "friend."
Rayna (bulgarian - Райна, Yiddish: רֵיינָא):  Bulgarian form of Latin Regina, meaning "queen." 
Rama (hindi - राम):  Anglicized form of Greek Rhama (Hebrew Ramah), meaning "a lofty place." In the bible, this is the name of many places, including a place of battle between Israel and Syria, and the name of a town of the tribe of Benjamin.
Rebecca - Anglicized form of Greek Rhebekka, meaning "ensnarer." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of Isaac.
Ramón - Spanish form of German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rohan (hindi - रोहन): Compare with feminine Rohan. Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ruadhán, meaning "little red one."
Randy - Pet form of English Randall and Randolph, both meaning "shield-wolf." Compare with feminine Randy.
Roman (russian - Роман):  English name derived from Latin Romanus, meaning "Roman."
Ron (hebrew - רוֹן):  Short form of English/Scottish Ronald, meaning "wise ruler."
Renata - Feminine form of Latin Renatus, meaning "reborn." In use by the Italians, Portuguese and Spanish.
Rong - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "flourishing" or 2) "harmonious."
Ronnie - Pet form of English/Scottish Ronald, meaning "wise ruler." Compare with feminine Ronnie.
Raphael - Greek form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Shemaiah and grandson of Obed-edom. In the books of Enoch and Tobit, this is the name of an archangel. In use by the English.
Rościsław - Polish form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory." 
Roshan - Persian unisex name meaning "bright, light."
Rotem - Hebrew unisex name derived from the word rethem, found in the bible, meaning "juniper" or "broom plant," a shrub growing in the deserts of Arabia with yellowish flowers, and a bitter root which the poor were accustomed to eat. 
Raúl - Spanish form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Raven - English unisex name derived from the bird name, raven, from Old English hræfn, so-called from the harsh sounds it makes.
Rowan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ruadhán, meaning "little red one." Compare with feminine Rowan.
Reagan - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Riagáin, "descendant of Riagán," hence "furious, impulsive."
Ruairi - Scottish equivalent of Irish Ruairí, meaning "red king."
Reba - Hebrew name meaning "a fourth part." In the bible, this is the name of one of the five kings of Midian. Compare with feminine Reba.
Ruben - Scandinavian form of Hebrew Reuwben, meaning "behold, ason." 
Ruby - Pet form of English Reuben, meaning "behold, a son." Compare with feminine Ruby.
Rudo - African Shona unisex name meaning "love."
Rika (japanese - 泉):  English short form of names ending with -rika.
Refilwe - African Tswana unisex name meaning "we were given."
Rún - Icelandic form of Old Norse Rúni, meaning "secret lore."
Rúni -  Old Norse name derived form the word rún, meaning "secret lore."
Řehoř - Czech form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Reilly - Variant spelling of English unisex Riley, meaning "rye clearing. 
Riva (hebrew - רִיבָה): Old French name meaning "bank, coast."
Rutendo - African Shona unisex name meaning "faith."
Ryo - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "brightness," 2) "distant," 3) "reality," 4) "refreshing."
Roksana (russian - Роксана): Polish and Russian form of Latin Roxana, meaning "dawn."
Rona (hebrew - רׄנָּה):  Hebrew name meaning "joy." 
Roni (hebrew - רוֹנִי):  English short form of Latin Veronica, meaning "bringer of victory."
Rəuwel - Hebrew name meaning "friend of God." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Esau. In the Book of Enoch, this name is included as one of the seven archangels. He is known as the archangel of fairness, harmony, and justice; he oversees the other angels to make sure that they are all working peacefullytogether with mankind. All angels and archangels who transgress must face this angel who passes judgment and issues punishment. He belongs to the choir ofPrincipalities and is mainly focused on keeping heaven pure of corruption. He isthe angel who carried Enoch to heaven and back to earth. He is identified withthe angel of the 5th Seal in Revelation 6:9-11, and is believed to be the angelwho opens the bottomless pit. He is also sometimes identified with Abaddon,an angel believed by some to be the devil. There are references to a similarfigure in Babylonian texts which refer to him as Rag or Ragumu, and in Sumeriantexts as Rig. 
Reva - Variant spelling of Hebrew Reba, meaning "a fourth part."
Rachana (bengali - ব্যানার্জী): Variant form of Hindi Rachna, meaning "creation."
Rościsława - Feminine form of Polish Rościsław, meaning "usurp-glory."
Rachel (hebrew - רָחֵל):  Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Raghnaid, meaning "battle counsel."
Richárd - Hungarian form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rabi (arabic - ربيع, Hebrew: רַבִּי):  Arabic name meaning "springtime."
Radomiła - Feminine form of Polish Radomił, meaning "happy favor."
Racław - Pet form of Polish Radosław, meaning "happy glory."
Radosława - Feminine form of Polish Radosław, meaning "happy glory."

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