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Names starting with R

Rubina - Elaborated form of English Ruby, meaning "ruby."
Roch - French form of Italian Rocco, meaning "rest."
Ritika - Hindi name meaning "brass" or "stream."
Ross - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, derived from the Gaelic word ros, meaning "headland, promontory."
Rudo - African Shona unisex name meaning "love."
Rashmi - Hindi name meaning "ray of sunlight."
Ruqayyah - Variant spelling of Arabic Ruqayya, meaning "ascent."
Rodrigo - Spanish and Portuguese form of Old High German Hrodric, meaning "famous power."
Rajmund - Polish and Slovene form of Frankish Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Ríoghnán - Irish name composed of the element ríogh "king" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little king."
Reginald - English name derived from Latin Reginaldus, meaning "wise ruler."
Rhodri - Welsh name composed of the Celtic elements rhod "wheel" and rhi "king," hence "wheel-king."
Riaghán - Old Gaelic name, possibly related to the word ríodhgach, meaning "furious, impulsive."
Rostinka - Pet form of Czech Rostislava, meaning "usurp-glory."
Retha - Short form of English Aretha, meaning "virtue."
Raja - Arabic name meaning "hope."
Rishi - Hindi name meaning "sage." 
Raza - Variant form of Arabic Rida, meaning "contentment."
Roxane - French form of Latin Roxana, meaning "dawn." 
Ryszard - Polish form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Radmila - Feminine form of Serbian Radmilo, meaning "happy favor."
Runa - Feminine form of Scandinavian Rune, meaning "secret lore."
Rikke - Short form of Danish Frederikke, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Radomir - Czech form of Polish Radzimierz, meaning "happy peace."
Rognvald - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Rögnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Ruqayya - Arabic name meaning "ascent."
Ruya - Arabic name meaning "sight, vision."
Rosette - French diminutive form of Latin Rosa, meaning "little rose."
Randulf - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Randwulf, meaning "shield-wolf."
Reut - Hebrew name meaning "friend."
Runihura - Egyptian name meaning "destroyer."
Renie - English pet form of Latin Irene, meaning "peace."
Renard - Variant spelling of Old French Renart, meaning "wise and strong."
Ryan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Riain ("descendant of Rian"), hence "little king."
Rajya - Hindi form of Arabic Rajiya, meaning "hopeful."
Robi - Pet form of Hungarian Róbert, meaning "bright fame."
Ravi - Hindi myth name of a sun god, meaning "sun."
Raymonda - Feminine form of English Raymond, meaning "wise protector."
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.
Ragnhildr - Old Norse name composed of the elements regin "advice, counsel, decision" and hildr "battle," hence "battle counsel."
Reggie - Pet form of English Reginald, meaning "wise ruler."
Rannulfus - Latinized form of Frankish German Rannulf, meaning "plundering wolf."
Raphaël - French form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Raginmar - Visigothic name composed of the Germanic elements ragin "advice, counsel" and mar "famous," hence "wise and famous."
Rosalina - Latin form of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Ray - Short form of English Raymond, meaning "wise protector."
Ruggiero - Italian form of Latin Rogerius, meaning "famous spear."
Renato - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Renatus, meaning "reborn."
Rhett - American English surname transferred to forename use, derived from Dutch de Raedt, from Middle Dutch raet, meaning "advice."
Raziya - Egyptian name meaning "agreeable."
Rafael - German, Portuguese and Spanish form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Ralf -   Medieval Norman contracted form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Rabiah - Egyptian name meaning "born during the spring."
Rashida - Egyptian name meaning "righteous."
Ryley - Masculine form of English unisex Riley, meaning "rye clearing."
Roshani - Persian name meaning "lustrous."
Roxanne - Variant spelling of French Roxane, meaning "dawn." This is the preferred spelling used by the English.
Rajeev - Variant spelling of Hindi Rajiv, a name for a "lotus flower," derived from the Sanskrit word rajiv, meaning "striped." 
Riko - Japanese name meaning "jasmine child."
Rhona - Old Scottish name, possibly meant to be a feminine form of English/Scottish Ronald, meaning "wise ruler." 
Ratan - Hindi name derived from the Sanskrit word ratna, meaning "jewel."
Rawya - Variant spelling of Arabic Rawiya, meaning "story-teller."
Ridwan - Arabic name meaning "satisfaction."
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.
Renita - Possibly a pet form of Latin Rena, meaning "reborn."
Rupu - Pet form of Finnish Ruupeni, meaning "behold a son!"
Robin -  Unisex pet form of English Robert and Roberta, meaning "bright fame." This name is also sometimes given as a bird name.
Ramla - African Zulu and Egyptian name meaning "prophetess."
Ranj - Short form of Hindi Ranjeet, meaning "victorious in battle."
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."
Reiko - Japanese name meaning "lovely child."
Reena - Feminine variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Rina, meaning "joy."
Ruchel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Rachna - Hindi name meaning "creation."
Raven - English unisex name derived from the bird name raven, from Old English hræfn, so-called from the harsh sounds it makes.
Rakel - Scandinavian form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Roxy - Variant spelling of English Roxie, meaning "dawn."
Rajendra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit word raj "king" and the name of the god Indra, hence "king-Indra."
Romy - Pet form of German Rosemarie, meaning "rose" and "obstinate, rebellious."
Rim - Arabic name meaning "white antelope."
Raniya - Arabic name meaning "gazing, looking at."
Romeo - Italian name meaning "one who has made a pilgrimage to Rome."
Raj - Hindi name meaning "king."
Rilind - Albanian name derived from the word rilind, meaning "birth, east, rebirth, reincarnation."
Rees - Anglicized form of Welsh Rhys, meaning "ardor, heat of passion."
Raimonda - Feminine form of Italian Raimondo, meaning "wise protector."
Rena - Latin form of French Renée, meaning "reborn." 
Rudolphus - Latin form of Old High German Hrodwulf, meaning "famous wolf."
Rizwan - Variant spelling of Arabic Ridwan, meaning "satisfaction."
Raffaello - Italian form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Rohan - Tolkien character name meaning "horse country" in his invented Sindarin language. Compare with masculine forms of Rohan.
Ronnie - English pet form of Latin Veronica, meaning "bringer of victory." Compare with masculine Ronnie. 
Rabab - Arabic name derived from the word rababah, meaning "musical instrument."
Reid - Variant spelling of English Read, meaning "red-headed; ruddy complexioned." 
Raheem - Variant spelling of Arabic Rahim, meaning "compassionate."
Randwulf - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements rand "rim of a shield" and wulf "wolf," hence "shield-wolf."
Randi - Variant spelling of English Randy, meaning "worthy of admiration."
Rovena - Albanian form of Latin Rowena, possibly meaning "famous joy."
Ratna - Feminine form of Hindi Ratan, meaning "gem, jewel."
Ronda - Variant spelling of English Rhonda, meaning "noisy." 
Ron - Hebrew unisex name meaning "joy, song." Compare with strictly masculine Ron.
Rakesh - Hindi name meaning "lord of the full moon day."
Rita -  Short form of Spanish Marguerita, meaning "pearl."
Ristéard - Irish Gaelic form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rodica - Romanian name derived from the Slavic word rod, meaning "fertile."
Reinhard - Contracted form of German Reginhard, meaning "wise and strong."
Rob - Short form of English Robert, meaning "bright fame."
Romey - Variant spelling of German Romy, meaning "rose" and "obstinate, rebellious."
Reilly - Variant spelling of English unisex Riley, meaning "rye meadow. 
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.
Rube - Pet form of English Reuben, meaning "behold, a son!" 
Raffaele - Italian form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Roy -   Pet form of Irish Gaelic Roibéard, meaning "bright fame."
Raibert - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Raibeart, meaning "bright fame."
Roc - Catalan form of Italian Rocco, meaning "rest."
Richard - English form of Norman French Richaud, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rosalva - Variant spelling of Italian Rosalba, meaning "rose of dawn."
Ros -   Short form of English Rosalind, meaning "weak horse." 
Runi - Danish form of Old Norse Rúni, meaning "secret lore."
Ramunas - Lithuanian name derived from the word ramus, meaning "calm."
Rei - Japanese name meaning 1) "bell," 2) "nothing, zero" or 3) "lovely," 4) "spirit."
Rudi - Pet form of German Rudolf, meaning "famous wolf."
Rodrigue - French form of Old High German Hrodric, meaning "famous power."
Ramachandra - Hindi name composed of the name of the god Rama and the Sanskrit element candra "moon," hence "Rama-moon."
Rasheed - Variant spelling of Arabic Rashid, meaning "rightly guided."
Rhobert - Welsh form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame." 
Rexana - Variant spelling of English Rexanne, meaning "queen."
Rickena - Feminine form of English Rick, meaning "powerful ruler."
Refilwe - African Tswana unisex name meaning "we were given."
Rajan - Hindi name meaning "king."
Rana - Arabic name meaning "eye-catching."
Riku - Pet form of Finnish Rikhard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rabanus - Variant spelling of Latin Hrabanus, meaning "raven."
Rogelius - Late Latin name, possibly a diminutive form of Latin Rogatus, meaning "prayed for, wished for."
Ruba - Arabic name meaning "hill."
Rowina - Variant spelling of Latin Rowena, possibly meaning "famous joy."
Robyn - Pet form of Welsh Rhobert, meaning "bright fame."
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. 
Rosalia - Late Latin name meaning "rose." 
Raylene - Feminine form of English Ray, meaning "wise protector."
Randa - Short form of English Miranda, meaning "worthy of admiration." 
Romain - French form of Latin Romanus, meaning "Roman."
Roland - Norman French form of German Hrodland, meaning "famous land." 
Ruupeni - Finnish form of Hebrew Reuwben, meaning "behold, ason." 
Rostik - Czech pet form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory."
Ranjit - Hindi name meaning "victorious in battle."
Racquel - Variant form of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Rio - English unisex name derived from the Spanish word for "river."
Rayner - English form of German Rainer, meaning "wise warrior."
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.
Ragnar - Scandinavian form of German Reginar, meaning "wise warrior."
Razmig - Armenian name meaning "fighter."
Rudy - Pet form of English Rudolph, meaning "famous wolf."
Raelyn - English compound name composed of Rae "sunbeam" and Lyn "lake," hence "sunbeam lake."
Rajiv - Hindi name for a "lotus flower," derived from the Sanskrit word rajiv, meaning "striped." 
Raelene - Elaborated form of English Rae, possibly meaning "sunbeam."
Roger - Norman English form of Anglo-Saxon Hroðgar, meaning "famous spear." 
Renshu - Chinese name meaning "benevolent forbearance."
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."
Rishima - Hindi name meaning "moonbeam."
Reene - English variant spelling of French Renée, meaning "reborn."
Radu - Romanian pet form of Slavic names containing the element rad, meaning "happy."
Ramesses - Egyptian name composed of the name of the god Ra and the word mes "son," hence "son of Ra."
Rachelle - Variant form of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Rashaun - Elaborated form of English Shaun, meaning "God is gracious."
Roxie - English pet form of French Roxanne, meaning "dawn."
Randy - Pet form of English Miranda, meaning "worthy of admiration." Compare with masculine Randy. 
Rida - Arabic name derived from the word rida, meaning "contentment."
Ragnfriðr - Old Norse name composed of the elements regin "advice, decision, counsel" and friðr "beautiful," hence "wise and beautiful."
Rasha - Arabic name meaning "young gazelle."
Ricky - Pet form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Ruaraidh - Variant spelling of Scottish Ruairidh, meaning "red king."
Ratko - Serbian name derived from the Slavic element rad, meaning "happy."
Reeta -   English variant spelling of Spanish Rita, meaning "pearl."
Reyna -   Variant spelling of Spanish Reina, meaning "queen."
Rizwana - Feminine form of Arabic Rizwan, meaning "satisfaction." It is a variant spelling of Ridwana.
Ratana - Thai name meaning "crystal."
Rufus - Latin name meaning "red-haired."
Rik - Variant spelling of English Rick, meaning "powerful ruler."
Riikka - Short form of Finnish Fredriikka, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Rikhard - Finnish form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Raiden - Japanese myth name of a god of thunder, meaning "thunder and lightning."
Rashidi - Egyptian name meaning "wise."
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. 
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. 
Ram - Hebrew name meaning "high." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Hezron.
Raka - Aramaic byname meaning "fool; emptyhead." 
Regan - English Shakespearian name, possibly derived from the Irish Gaelic word ríogan, meaning "queen."
Robby - Pet form of English Robert, meaning "bright fame." 
Racheal - Variant spelling of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Rhian - Welsh name derived from the word rhiain, meaning "maiden."
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. 
Rawiya - Arabic name derived from the word rawa, meaning "to relate," hence "story-teller."
Remedios - Spanish name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Señora de los Remedios ("Our Lady of the Remedies"), hence "remedies."
Rhys - Later form of Old Welsh Rīs, meaning "ardor, heat of passion."
Rheanna - Variant spelling of English Rhianna, meaning "maiden."
Roeland - Dutch form of German Hrodland, meaning "famous land." 
Róbert - Hungarian form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame." 
Romhilda - Lombardic Italian name composed of the Germanic elements hrom "fame" and hild "battle," hence "famous battle."
Rasim -  Arabic name meaning "artist, designer, writer."
Robina - Feminine form of English unisex Robin, meaning "bright fame."
Raul - Italian and Portuguese form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Reagan - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Riagáin, "descendant of Riagán," hence "furious, impulsive."
Raimund - Norman French form of German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rauha - Finnish name meaning "peace."
Ratnam - Variant spelling of Hindi Ratan, meaning "jewel."
Rowtag - Native American Algonquin name meaning "fire."
Radojka - Serbian name meaning "joy."
Rufino - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Rufinus, meaning "red-haired."
Rhosyn - Welsh name meaning "rose."
Régine - French form of Latin Regina, meaning "queen."
Robertina - Italian and Spanish diminutive form of Latin Roberta, meaning "bright fame."
Riya - Hindi name meaning "singer."
Ravenna - Either from the Italian city name, of unknown meaning, or a feminine form of English unisex Raven, meaning "raven (the bird)."
Reginar - German name composed of the elements ragin "advice, decision" and hari "army, warrior," hence "wise warrior."
Rikárd - Hungarian form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Reg - Short form of English Reginald, meaning "wise ruler."
Reah - Variant spelling of Greek Rhea, meaning "ease, flow."
Ruy - Spanish pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Rodrigo, meaning "famous power."
Ravindra - Variant spelling of Hindi Rabindra, meaning "sun-Indra."
Radzimierz - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements rad "happy" and mir "peace," hence "happy peace."
Rearden - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Rórdán, meaning "little poet-king."
Rainer - A derivative of German Reginar, meaning "wise warrior."
Reginaldus - Latin form of Frankish German Raginwald, meaning "wise ruler."
Ra - Egyptian name meaning "sun." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the mid-day sun.
Rubén - Spanish form of Hebrew Reuwben, meaning "behold, a son!" 
Rheinallt - Welsh form of German Reinhold, meaning "wise ruler."
Rosy - Variant spelling of English Rosie, meaning "rose."
Ribqah - Hebrew name meaning "ensnarer." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of Isaac. Also spelled Rivka.
Rezart - Variant spelling of Albanian Rezar, meaning "golden ray."
Ruta -   Lithuanian name meaning "rue (the herb)."
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."
Raymonde - Feminine form of French Raimond, meaning "wise protector."
Rehema - Egyptian name meaning "compassionate."
Ramsey - Variant spelling of Scottish Ramsay, meaning "wild-garlic island."
Rathnait - Old Irish name composed of the word rath "prosperity" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little prosperous one."
Ramira - Feminine form of Spanish Ramiro, meaning "wise and famous."
Raimondas - Lithuanian form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rhianwen - Welsh name meaning "comely maiden." 
Ruthie - Pet form of English Ruth, meaning "appearance" or "a female friend."
Rozália - Hungarian form of Latin Rosalia, meaning "rose."
Ruairí - Variant spelling of Irish Ruaidhrí, meaning "red king."
Renáta - Hungarian form of Latin Renata, meaning "reborn."
Rébecca - French form of Greek Rhebekka, meaning "ensnarer." 
Róża - Polish form of Russian Roza, meaning "rose."
Raimunda - Feminine form of Spanish Ramón, meaning "wise protector."
Ralphina - Feminine form of English Ralph, meaning "wise wolf."
Randolf -   Scandinavian form of Old Norse Randolfr, meaning "shield-wolf."
Rabbie - Pet form of Scottish Raibeart, meaning "bright fame."
Ranulph - Variant spelling of Scottish Ranulf, meaning "shield-wolf."
Reginmund - Variant spelling of 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.
Radim - Pet form of Czech Radomir, meaning "happy peace."
Reiner - Variant spelling of German Rainer, meaning "wise warrior."
Radmilo - Serbian form of Polish Radomił, meaning "happy favor."
Radomila - Feminine form of Czech Radomil, meaning "happy favor."
Ren - Japanese name meaning "water lily."
Rephaela - Feminine form of Hebrew Rephael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Raghnall - Irish Gaelic form of Old Norse Rögnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Ragne - Masculine form of Scandinavian Ragna, a short form of names containing the Old Norse element regin ("advice, decision, counsel"), hence "wise."
Reynaldus - Latin form of Norman French Reynold, meaning "wise ruler."
Rhetta - Feminine form of English Rhett, meaning "advice."
Rhianon - Variant spelling of Welsh Rhiannon, meaning "great queen."
Re - Variant spelling of Egyptian Ra, meaning "sun."
Read - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from an Old English byname, Red, meaning "red-headed or ruddy-complexioned." 
Rhisiart - Welsh form of Old Norman French Richaud, meaning "powerful ruler."
Reannon - Variant spelling of Welsh Rhiannon, meaning "great queen."
Richarda - Feminine form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Richendra - Feminine form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rieti - Pet form of Finnish Feetrikki, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Rihard - Slovene form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rihards - Latvian form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
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. 
Ritva - Finnish name meaning "branch of a birch tree."
Ritzpa - Variant spelling of Hebrew Ritspah, meaning "hot coal" or "pavement." 
Roberts - Latvian form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame." 
Robertus - Variant spelling of Latin Rodbertus, meaning "bright fame."
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-.
Rodya - Pet form of Russian Rodion, meaning "sprung from a hero."
Roffe - Swedish pet form of Scandinavian Rolf, meaning "famous wolf." 
Rogatus - Latin name meaning "prayed for, wished for."
Rogerius - Latin form of Old Norse Hróðgeirr, meaning "famous spear."
Rogier - French form of Latin Rogerius, meaning "famous spear." 
Rolan - Russian form of German Hrodland, meaning "famous land." 
Rollo -   Latin form of Old French Roul, meaning "famous wolf."
Romilda - Variant spelling of Lombardic Italian Romhilda, meaning "famous battle."
Roope - Short form of Finnish Roopertti, meaning "bright fame."
Roopertti - Finnish form of Latin Rodbertus, meaning "bright fame."
Rosaline - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rosalyn - Medieval English form of Germanic Rosalind, meaning "weak horse."
Rosalynne - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rosamund - German name composed of the elements hros "horse" and mund "protection," hence "horse-protection."
Rosangela - Italian compound name composed of Rosa "rose" and Angela "angel," hence "rose-angel."
Rosannah - Variant spelling of Italian Rosanna, meaning "rose of grace."
Rosanne - English compound name composed of Rose "rose" and French Anne "favor-grace," hence "rose of grace."
Rosemarie - German compound name composed of Rose "rose" and Marie "obstinate, rebellious."
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."
Rozalija - Lithuanian and Slovene form of Latin Rosalia, meaning "rose."
Ruadh - Old Irish byname derived from Gaelic ruadh, meaning "red."
Rubye - Variant spelling of English Ruby, meaning "red" or "ruby."
Ruiseart - Scottish Gaelic form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Ruperta - Feminine form of Low German Rupert, meaning "bright fame."
Rupprecht - Variant form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame."
Ryana - Feminine form of English Ryan ("little king"), meaning "little queen."
Ryota - Japanese name meaning "stout, strong."
Radoslava - Feminine form of Czech Radoslav, meaning "happy glory."
Rok - Old Danish form of Old Norse Hrókr, meaning "crow, rook." 
Rosaire - French name meaning "rosary."
Rodolf - Dutch form of Latin Rudolphus, meaning "famous wolf."
Roze - Lithuanian form of Russian Roza, meaning "rose."
Rebeka - Hungarian and Slovene form of Greek Rhebekka, meaning "ensnarer."
Rodolphe - French form of Latin Rudolphus, meaning "famous wolf."
Riccardo - Italian form of Latin Ricardus, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rudyard - English surname transferred to forename use, meaning "red paddock" or "red yard." 
Rebekka - Danish, German and Norwegian form of Greek Rhebekka, meaning "ensnarer."
Rusul - Arabic name meaning "messengers, prophets."
Ramiro - Spanish form of Latin Ramirus, meaning "wise and famous."
Rodolph - Variant spelling of French Rodolphe, meaning "famous wolf."
Ruud - Pet form of Dutch Rodolf, meaning "famous wolf."
Raimunde - Feminine form of Norman French Raimund, meaning "wise protector."
Rolo - Variant spelling of English Rollo, meaning "famous land."
Rogelio - Spanish form of Latin Rogelius, possibly meaning "prayed for, wished for."
Roswitha - German name composed of the elements hrod "fame" and swinþ "strength," hence "renowned strength."
Reynaldo - Spanish form of Latin Reynaldus, meaning "wise ruler."
Ruolan - Chinese name meaning "like an orchid."
Roshanak - Variant spelling of Persian Roušanak, meaning "dawn."
Rusty - Byname for someone with "rust-colored hair," derived from the English vocabulary word rust. 
Rhea - Greek name meaning "ease, flow." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Cronus and mother of Zeus.
Rutger - Dutch form of Old High German Hrotger, meaning "famous spear."
Rich - Short form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Roshanara - Persian name meaning "light of the assembly."
Renae - Variant spelling of Latin Rena, meaning "reborn."
Romaine - Feminine form of French Romain, meaning "Roman."
Raimondo - Italian form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rupert - Low German form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame."
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.
Roderick - Anglicized form of Old Welsh Rhydderch, meaning "reddish-brown."
Rashne - Persian name meaning "judge."
Ruaridh - Variant spelling of Scottish Ruairidh, meaning "red king."
Raschelle - Elaborated form of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Ritsika - Hindi name meaning "tradition."
Roseanne - Variant spelling of English Rosanne, meaning "rose of grace."
Rheia - Variant spelling of Greek Rhea, meaning "ease, flow."
Reinmund - Contracted form of German Reginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Roul - Old Norman French form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Randal - Medieval form of English Randolf, meaning "shield-wolf."
Rheta - English variant spelling of Spanish Rita, meaning "pearl." 
Ritzpah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Ritspah, meaning "hot coal" or "pavement." 
Rhianu - Variant form of Welsh Rhian, meaning "maiden."
Rudolph - English name derived from Latin Rudolphus, meaning "famous wolf."
Radoslav - Czech form of Polish Radosław, meaning "happy glory."
Rosalinda - Latin form of Germanic Rosalind, meaning "weak horse."
Ranald - Scottish Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Raghnall, meaning "wise ruler."
Roos - Dutch name meaning "rose."
Riordan - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Rórdán, meaning "little poet-king."
Rupinder - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit element rupa "beauty" and the name of the god Indra," hence "beauty-Indra."
Raimo - Finnish form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rune - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Rúni, meaning "secret lore."
Riad - Arabic name meaning "gardens."
Randall - Variant spelling of English Randal, meaning "shield-wolf."
Ruggero - Italian form of Latin Rogerius, meaning "famous spear."
Rati - Hindi myth name of the wife of Kama, meaning "pleasure."
Reinald -  Old French form of German Reinhold, meaning "wise ruler."
Royston - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name known in the Middle Ages as "settlement of Royce."
Refaela - Variant spelling of Hebrew Rephaela, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Ragna - Short form of Scandinavian names containing the Old Norse element regin/ragin, meaning "advice, decision, counsel," hence "wise."
Raoul - Old French form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Razmouhi - Armenian name meaning "fighter."
Raimond - Old French form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
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. 
Rani - Hindi name meaning "queen."
Reynard - English form of Norman French Reynaud, meaning "wise ruler."
Reko - Short form of Finnish Rekorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Rolf -   Contracted form of Old High German Hrodwulf, meaning "famous wolf." This name came into Middle English use via the Normans.
Roosevelt - Dutch surname transferred to forename use, composed of the elements roose "roses" and velt "open country," hence "field of roses."
Roxanna - Variant spelling of Latin Roxana, meaning "dawn."
Roma - Hebrew name meaning "exalted, lofty." 
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."
Rasa - Lithuanian name meaning "dew."
Rebeccah - Variant spelling of English Rebecca, meaning "ensnarer."
Rikki - Variant spelling of English Ricky, meaning "powerful ruler."
Riel - Short form of English Gabriel, meaning "man of God" or "warrior of God."
Ramses - Variant spelling of Egyptian Ramesses, meaning "son of Ra."
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."
Rositsa - Pet form of Bulgarian Rosa, meaning "dew."
Royce - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the medieval feminine name Royse, which is probably a horse-related name.
Rodger -   Swedish form of Old Norse Róðgeirr, meaning "famous spear."
Rosella - Italian pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Rashad - Arabic name meaning "good conduct, good counsel."
Ragnvald - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Ragnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Regula - Feminine form of Roman Latin Regulus, meaning "rule."
Rosie - Pet form of English Rose, meaning "rose."
Risto - Short form of Finnish Kristoffer, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Reto - German name meaning "of Rhaetia," a region in eastern Switzerland.
Rosine - French pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Ralphie - Pet form of English Ralph, meaning "wise wolf."
Roseann - Variant spelling of English Rosanne, meaning "rose of grace."
Rhonwen - Welsh name composed of the elements rhon "lance, spear" and (g)wen "blessed, fair, holy, white," hence "holy lance."
Remei - Catalan name meaning "remedy."
Randolph - Modern English form of Middle English Randolf, meaning "shield-wolf."
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.
Raffaella - Feminine form of Italian Raffaello, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed." 
Radka - Feminine form of Bulgarian Radko, meaning "happy."
Raniero - Italian form of German Reginar, meaning "wise warrior."
Ru - Chinese name meaning "scholar" or "follower of Confucius."
Rohesia - Latin form of an ancient Germanic name, probably horse-related, from the word hros, meaning "horse." 
Rowley - Pet form of English Rowland, meaning "famous land." 
Reimund - A derivative of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Richardine - Feminine form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Reese - Anglicized form of Welsh Rhys, meaning "ardor, heat of passion."
Rais - Arabic name meaning "chief, leader."
Rhydderch - Welsh name, originally a byname, meaning "reddish-brown."
Roald - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Hróaldr, meaning "famous ruler."
Regulus - Roman Latin name meaning "ruler."
Romana - Feminine form of Italian Romano, meaning "Roman." 
Rozafati - Variant form of Albanian Rozafa, which is probably a "rose"-related name.
Radha - Hindi name meaning "successful." In mythology, this is the name of a lover of Krishna.
Rosanna - Italian compound name composed of Rosa "rose" and Anna "favor, grace," hence "rose of grace."
Raquel - Portuguese and Spanish form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Reyes - Spanish religious name meaning "kings," given in reference to the Magi who visited the baby Jesus.
Reynold - Norman French form of Old Norse Rögnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Rokuro - Japanese name meaning "sixth son."
Renart - Old French form of Old High German Reginhard, meaning "wise and strong."
Rashawn - Elaborated form of English Shawn, meaning "God is gracious."
Rosheen - Anglicized form of Irish Róisín, meaning "little rose."
Raghnailt - Irish Gaelic form of Scandinavian Ragnhild, meaning "battle counsel."
Rowanne - Variant spelling of English Rowan, meaning "rowan tree." 
Rodolfo - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Rudolphus, meaning "famous wolf."
Reima - Finnish form of German Reimund, meaning "wise protector."
Ruwa - Arabic name meaning "beauty."
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."
Roxana - Latin form of Persian Roušanak, meaning "dawn." This was the name of a wife of Alexander the Great.
Ruairidh - Scottish equivalent of Irish Gaelic Ruaidhrí, meaning "red king."
Roz - Short form of English Rosalind, meaning "weak horse." 
Rolando - Spanish form of Latin Orlandus, meaning "famous land." 
Romola - Feminine form of Italian Romolo, meaning "from Rome."
Rylee - Feminine form of English unisex Riley, meaning "rye meadow."
Rumbidzai - African Shona name meaning "praise."
Ruxandra - Romanian form of Latin Roxana, meaning "dawn."
Rosalie - French form of Latin Rosalia, meaning "rose."
Rosemonde - French form of German Rosamund, meaning "horse-protection."
Rubie - Variant spelling of English Ruby, meaning "ruby."
Raymundo - Portuguese and Spanish form of German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Roel - Short form of Dutch Roeland, meaning "famous land." 
Richelle - Pet form of English Richarda, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rajani - Hindi name meaning "night." In mythology, this is another name of the goddess Kali.
Ryoko - Japanese name meaning 1) "bright child" or 2) "refreshing child."
Reinier - Dutch form of German Reiner, meaning "wise warrior."
Rava - Esperanto name meaning "ravishing."
Reshmi - Hindi name meaning "silk."
Rachav - Variant spelling of Hebrew Rachab, meaning "ample, broad, spacious, wide."
Rica - Short form of Latin Frederica, meaning "peaceful ruler."
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."
Roberta -   Feminine form of English Robert, meaning "bright fame."
Ramman - Akkadian name of a Babylonian-Assyrian god of thunder and storms, meaning "thunderer." Ramman is also known by the name Adad, meaning "thunder." 
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.
Raca - Variant spelling of the Aramaic byname Raka, meaning "fool; empty head."
Rurik - Russian form of Old High German Hrodric, meaning "famous power."
Richie - Pet form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rekorius - Finnish form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Raibeart - Scottish Gaelic form of Norman French Robert, meaning "bright fame."
Redd - Variant spelling of English Red, meaning "red-headed; ruddy complexioned."
Raimonds - Latvian form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rinaldo - Italian form of Latin Reginaldus, meaning "wise ruler."
Radimir - Croatian form of Polish Radzimierz, meaning "happy peace."
Raisel - Diminutive form of Yiddish Raise ("rose"), hence "little rose."
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."
Rylan - English name derived from the surname Ryland, meaning "rye land."
Royse - Medieval English name derived from Latin Rohesia, which is probably a horse-related name.
Renzo - Short form of Italian Lorenzo, meaning "of Laurentum."
Raulf - Norman French contracted form of German Radulf, meaning "wise wolf."
Riaz - Variant spelling of Arabic Riad, meaning "gardens."
Ricardo - Spanish form of Latin Ricardus, meaning "powerful ruler."
Robynne - Feminine form of English unisex Robin, meaning "bright fame."
Rein - Short form of German names beginning with Rein-, meaning "wise."
Rudolf - Modern form of Old High German Hrodwulf, meaning "famous wolf."
Ranulf -   Scottish form of Old Norse Randulfr, meaning "shield-wolf."
Raginwald - Old Frankish German name composed of the elements ragin "advice, counsel" and wald "power," hence "wise ruler."
Rousel - Old French byname for a red-head, composed of the word rous "red," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little red one."
Rembrandt - Dutch name composed of the Germanic elements regin "advice, decision, counsel" and brand "sword," hence "sword of wisdom."
Rocco - Italian name of derived from the Germanic element hrok, meaning "rest."
Red - Old English byname transferred to forename use, derived from the word read ("red"), hence "red-headed; ruddy complexioned." 
Rosaleen - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Riika - Short form of Finnish Fredriika, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Rav - Hebrew name meaning "great" or "teacher."
Ryanne - Variant spelling of English Ryana, meaning "little queen."
Reenie - English pet form of Latin Irene, meaning "peace."
Radboud - Dutch name composed of the Germanic elements rad "counsel" and bald "bold," hence "bold counsel."
Rutendo - African Shona unisex name meaning "faith."
Reed - Variant spelling of English Read, meaning "red-headed; ruddy complexioned."
Rinor - Albanian name meaning "adolescent; youth."
Rebecka -   Swedish form of Greek Rhebekka, meaning "ensnarer."
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."
Rick -  Pet form of English Richard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Raymund - Variant spelling of English Raymond, meaning "wise protector."
Russell - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the Old French byname Rousel, meaning "little red one."
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. 
Rufinus - Roman derivative of Latin Rufus, meaning "red-haired."
Reubhen - Variant spelling of English Reuben, meaning "behold a son!"
Radelle - French name of German origin, meaning "counsel."
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."
Remmao - Egyptian name meaning "rich man."
Reijo - Finnish form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Raghu - Hindi name meaning "swift."
Romayne - English form of French Romaine, meaning "Roman."
Rozabela - Esperanto name meaning "rose-beautiful."
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.
Rajanikant - Hindi name meaning "lord of night."
Ruperto - Spanish form of Latin Robertus, meaning "bright fame."
Renaud - Variant spelling of Norman French Reynaud, meaning "wise ruler."
Raakel - Finnish form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Roderic - Variant spelling of English Roderick, meaning "famous power."
Romanus - Latin name meaning "Roman."
Ragnhildur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Ragnhildr, meaning "battle counsel."
Reece - Variant spelling of English Reese, meaning "ardor, heat of passion."
Rukmini - Hindi legend name of a lover of Krishna, meaning "adorned with gold."
Ricardus - Latin form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rohana - Feminine form of Hindi Rohan, meaning "one who travels the higher path."
Rou - Chinese name meaning "amiable, gentle, mild."
Rebeccanne - Compound name composed of English Rebecca "ensnarer" and French Anne "favor, grace."
Reinhold - German form of Old Norse Rögnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Raginmund - Old Frankish German name composed of the elements ragin "advice, counsel," and mund "protection," hence "wise protector."
Rubena - Esperanto name meaning "like a ruby."
Rexanne - Feminine form of English Rex ("king"), hence "queen."
Rainerio - Spanish form of German Rainer, meaning "wise warrior."
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.
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."
Rolant - Welsh form of German Hrodland, meaning "famous land." 
Riina - Finnish short form of Estonian/Finnish Katariina, meaning "pure."
Remigius - Roman name derived from Latin remigis, meaning "oarsman."
Ransu - Finnish form of Latin Franciscus, meaning "French."
Rorie - Variant spelling of English Rory, meaning "red king."
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.
Rhoda - Latin form of Greek Rhodē, meaning "rose." In the bible, this is the name of a servant in the house of Mary.
Rian - Old Gaelic name, probably composed of the element ríogh "king" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little king."
Russel - Variant spelling of English Russell, meaning "little red one."
Reanna - Variant spelling of English Rhianna, meaning "maiden."  
Rosaria - Italian feminine form of Spanish unisex Rosario, meaning "rosary."
Ronny - Variant spelling of English/Scottish Ronnie, meaning "wise ruler."
Rufina - Feminine form of Roman Rufinus, meaning "red-haired."
Roar - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Hróarr, meaning "famous spear."
Rowland - Medieval English form of Norman French Roland, meaning "famous land."
Rino - Short form of Italian names ending with -rino.
Redmund - Variant spelling of English Redmond, meaning "wise protector."
Renatus - Late Latin name meaning "reborn."
Rannulf - Frankish German form of Old Norse Ránulfr, meaning "plundering wolf."
Rangi - Maori myth name of a sky god, meaning "sky."
Remigio - Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish form of Roman Latin Remigius, meaning "oarsman."
Rory -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ruairí, meaning "red king."
Rosita - Spanish pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
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.
Rezar - Albanian name composed of the elements rreze "ray," and ar "gold," hence "golden ray."
Ritchie - Variant spelling of English Richie, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rogerio - Spanish form of Latin Rogerius, meaning "famous spear." 
Rastus - Short form of Latin Erastus, meaning "beloved." 
Ramirus - Latin form of Visigothic Raginmar, meaning "wise and famous."
Rasmus -  Short form of Latin Erasmus, meaning "beloved." In use by the Scandinavians.
Roselyn - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Roque - Portuguese and Spanish form of Italian Rocco, meaning "rest."
Roslyn - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rickie - Variant spelling of English Ricky, meaning "powerful 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."
Rosabella - Italian compound name composed of Latin Rosa "rose" and Bella "beautiful," hence "beautiful rose."
Rie - Japanese name meaning "valued blessing."
Reginold - Variant spelling of English Reginald, meaning "wise ruler." 
Rhianna - English elaborated form of Welsh Rhian, meaning "maiden." 
Raimundo - Portuguese and Spanish form of Frankish German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Rikert - Low German form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Reina - Spanish name meaning "queen."
Raynard - Variant spelling of English Reynard, meaning "wise and strong."
Redmond - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Réamann, meaning "wise protector."
Raghnaid - Scottish Gaelic form of Scandinavian Ragnhild, meaning "battle counsel."
Ricarda - Feminine form of Spanish Ricardo, meaning "powerful ruler." Used mostly in Germany.
Ragnild - Swedish variant form of Scandinavian Ragnhild, meaning "battle counsel."
Rafe - Medieval form of English Ralph, meaning "wise wolf."
Ryuu - Japanese name meaning "dragon spirit."
Radek - Czech name derived from the Slavic word rad, meaning "happy."
Rachim - Aramaic name meaning "compassion."
Reynaud - Variant spelling of Norman French Reynold, meaning "wise ruler."
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. 
Roni - Hebrew unisex name meaning "my joy" or "my song." Compare with strictly feminine Roni.
Rameses - Variant spelling of Egyptian Ramesses, meaning "son of Ra."
Ronaldo - Portuguese form of Latin Reynaldus, meaning "wise 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.
Reuven - Variant spelling of Hebrew Reuwben, meaning "behold, a son!"
Ramakrishna - Hindi compound name composed of the names Rama "black, dark" or "darkness" and Krishna "the black/blue."
Randulfr - Old Norse name composed of the elements rand "rim (of a shield)" and ulfr "wolf," hence "shield-wolf."
Reva - Variant spelling of Hebrew Reba, meaning "ensnarer." Compare with masculine Reva.
Rafaela -   Feminine form of Portuguese/Spanish Rafael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Rostek - Pet form of Polish Rościsław, meaning "usurp-glory."
Raanan - Hebrew name meaning "fresh, luxuriant."
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. 
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.
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.
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.
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.
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. 
Reba -   Pet form of Hebrew Ribqah, meaning "ensnarer." Compare with masculine Reba.
Ragnvaldr - Old Norse name composed of the elements regin "advice, decision" and valdr "to rule," hence "wise ruler."
Radhika - Hindi name meaning "fulfiller of desires." In mythology, this is an epithet belonging to Radha. 
Rafiq - Arabic name meaning "companion, friend."
Ramona - Feminine form of Spanish Ramón, meaning "wise protector."
Roparzh - Breton form of Latin Rodbertus, meaning "bright fame."
Ryo - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "brightness," 2) "distant," 3) "reality," 4) "refreshing."
Renfrew - Welsh name meaning "dwells near the stillriver." 
Rostislava - Czech feminine form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory."
Rodbertus - Latin form of German Hrodebert, meaning "bright fame." 
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."
Rajender - Variant spelling of Hindi Rajendra, meaning "king-Indra."
Reino - Variant spelling of German Rein, meaning "wise." In use by the Danish, Finnish and Norwegians.
Ridwana - Feminine form of Arabic Ridwan, meaning "satisfaction."
Royale - Variant spelling of English Royal, meaning "king."
Rhonda - English name derived from a Welsh place name, Rhondda Valley, which was named after the river running through it, meaning "noisy." 
Rainard - Variant spelling of English Reynard, meaning "wise ruler."
Rosamond - Variant spelling of German Rosamund, meaning "horse-protection."
Rafiqa - Feminine form of Arabic Rafiq, meaning "companion, friend."
Remo - Italian form of Roman Latin Remus, meaning "oar," but sometimes translated as "swift."
Rajiya - Arabic name meaning "hopeful."
Raphaela - English feminine form of Greek Raphael, meaning "healed of God" or "whom God has healed."
Radinka - Russian equivalent of French Radelle, meaning "counsel."
Rin - Japanese name meaning "cold, dignified, severe." 
Reginhard - Old German name composed of the elements ragin "advice" and hard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "wise and strong."
Rosina - Italian pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Riitta - Short form of Finnish Piritta, meaning "exalted one."
Rasul - Arabic name meaning "messenger, prophet."
Rochelle - Feminine form of French Roch, meaning "rest."
Rhamantus - Welsh name meaning "romantic."
Radovan - Serbian name derived from the Slavic word rad, meaning "happy."
Rachyl - Variant form of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Renate - Dutch and German form of Latin Renata, meaning "reborn."
Roselle - French pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Rong - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "flourishing" or 2) "harmonious."
Rui - Portuguese pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Rodrigo, meaning "famous power."
Rostya - Russian pet form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory."
Radulf -   Danish form of Old Norse Ráðúlfr meaning "wise wolf."
Rogellus - Variant spelling of Latin Rogelius, possibly meaning "prayed for, wished for."
Rajesh - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements raj "king" and isa "lord, ruler," hence "ruler of kings."
Russ - Short form of English Russell, meaning "little red one."
Rainier - French form of German Rainer, meaning "wise warrior."
Rozanne - Variant spelling of English Rosanne, meaning "rose of grace."
Roban - Pet form of Irish Gaelic Roibéard, meaning "bright fame."
Rosalba - Italian compound name composed of Latin Rosa "rose" and Alba "dawn," hence "rose of dawn."
Rina -   Short form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Robbie - Unisex pet form of English Robert and Roberta, meaning "bright fame." 
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.
Rosetta - Italian diminutive form of Latin Rosa, meaning "little rose."
Ria -   English short form of Latin Maria "obstinate, rebellious" and Victoria "conqueror."
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. 
Ruuben - Finnish form of Hebrew Reuwben, meaning "behold, a son!" 
Rozenn - Breton name meaning "rose."
Raz - Aramaic unisex name, meaning "secret."
Rithika - Variant spelling of Hindi Ritika, meaning "brass" or "stream."
Rashid - Arabic name meaning "rightly guided."
Rex - 19th century English name derived from Latin rex, meaning "king."
Rasui - Egyptian name meaning "dream."
Randell - Variant spelling of English Randal, meaning "shield-wolf."
Reinaldo - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Reginaldus, meaning "wise ruler."
Rhebekka - Greek form of Hebrew Ribqah, meaning "ensnarer." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of Isaac.
Rowan - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "rowan tree." Compare with masculine Rowan. 
Regina - Latin name meaning "queen." 
Rico -   Contracted form of Spanish Ricardo, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rahat - Arabic unisex name meaning "comfort, rest."
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.
Ramon - Catalan form of German Raginmund, meaning "wise protector."
Ranjeet - Variant spelling of Hindi Ranjit, meaning "victorious in battle."
Ranya - Contracted form of Arabic Raniya, meaning "gazing, looking at."
Rickey - Variant spelling of English Ricky, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rimon - Unisex form of English Rimmon, meaning "pomegranate." 
Riccarda - Feminine form of Italian Riccardo, meaning "powerful ruler."
Ravid - Hebrew name meaning "jewelry, ornament."
Radclyffe - Variant spelling of English Radcliff, meaning "red cliff."
Roly - Variant spelling of English Rolly, meaning "famous land."
Rilinda - Feminine form of Albanian Rilind, meaning "birth, east, rebirth, reincarnation."
Rosalin - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Richaud - Norman French form of Latin Ricardus, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rasima - Feminine form of Arabic Rasim, meaning "architect, designer."
Roshan - Persian unisex name meaning "bright, light."
Rae - English name, possibly derived from the vocabulary word ray, meaning "sunbeam."
Rebekah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Ribqah, meaning "ensnarer." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of Isaac.
Rickert - Low German form of Old High German Ricohard, meaning "powerful ruler."
Rolande - Variant spelling of Norman French Roland, meaning "famous land."
Rajinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Rajendra, meaning "king-Indra."
Riche - Medieval French name of Germanic origin, used as a short form of longer names beginning with Rich-, meaning "power."
Rab -   Pet form of Scottish Raibeart, meaning "bright fame."
Rufaro - African Shona name meaning "happiness."
Ragnhild - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Ragnhildr, meaning "battle counsel."
Ricki - Variant spelling of English Rickie, meaning "powerful ruler." 
Rai - Chamoru name meaning "king."
Raymond - English form of Old French Raimund, meaning "wise protector." 
Radko - Bulgarian form of Serbian Ratko, meaning "happy."
Rachael - Variant form of English Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Regner - Danish form of German Reginar, meaning "wise warrior."
Rajni - Hindi name meaning "queen."
Regena - English variant spelling of Latin Regina, meaning "queen."
Romolo - Italian form of Latin Romulus, meaning "from Rome."
Radomira - Feminine form of Czech Radomir, meaning "happy peace."
Regana - Elaborated form of English Regan, meaning "queen." 
Ran - Japanese name meaning "lily" or "orchid."
Rada - Bulgarian and Russian name derived from the Slavic element rad, meaning "happy."
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.
Roibéard - Irish Gaelic form of Norman French Robert, meaning "bright fame."
Rémy - French form of Roman Latin Remigius, meaning "oarsman."
Rocío - Spanish religious name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, María del Rocío ("Mary of the Dew"), hence "dew."
Régulo - Spanish form of Roman Latin Regulus, meaning "ruler."
Roldán - Spanish form of Latin Orlandus, meaning "famous land." 
Róðgeirr - Variant spelling of Old Norse Hróðgeirr, meaning "famous spear."
Ríoghnach - Irish name derived from the Gaelic word ríoghan, meaning "queen." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of king Niall.
Román - Spanish form of Latin Romanus, meaning "Roman."
Rötger - Low German form of Old High German Hrotger, meaning "famous spear."
Rónán - Irish Gaelic name composed of the word rón "oath, seal" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little oath, little seal."
Ríonach - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Ríoghnach, meaning "queen."
Renée - Feminine form of French René, meaning "reborn."
Róisín - Diminutive form of Irish Róis ("rose"), hence "little rose."
Roušanak - Persian name meaning "dawn." Also spelled Roshanak.
Rögnvaldr - Variant form of Old Norse Ragnvaldr, meaning "wise ruler."
Riagán - Variant spelling of Gaelic Riaghán, possibly meaning "furious, impulsive."
Ríoghbhardán - Old Irish name composed of the Gaelic elements ríogh "king," bard "poet," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little poet-king."
Ríona - Short form of Irish Gaelic Catríona, meaning "pure."
Ruadhán - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Ruadh ("red"), hence "little red."
Rhodē - Greek name meaning "rose." In the bible, this is the name of a servant in the house of Mary.
Rüdiger - Variant form of Old High German Hrodgar, meaning "famous spear."
René - French form of Latin Renatus, meaning "reborn."
Ragnfriður - Icelandic form of Old Norse Ragnfriðr, meaning "wise and beautiful."
Réamann - Irish Gaelic form of English Raymond, meaning "wise protector."
Ragnbjörg - Icelandic name composed of the Old Norse elements regin "advice, decision, counsel" and björg "help, protection," hence "wise protector."
Rīs - Old Welsh name, meaning "ardor, heat of passion."
Rórdán - A derivative of Irish Gaelic Ríoghbhardán, meaning "little poet-king."
Ruaidrí - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Ruaidhrí, meaning "red king."
Ruaidhrí - Irish Gaelic name composed of the Celtic elements ruadh "red" and rí from ríogh "king," hence "red king."
Roldão - Portuguese form of Latin Orlandus, meaning "famous land." 
Ragnheiður - Icelandic name composed of the Old Norse elements regin "advice, decision, counsel" and heiðr "brightness," hence "bright counsel."
Radoš - Short form of Czech Radoslav, meaning "happy glory."
Rózsi - Pet form of Hungarian R�zsa, meaning "rose."
Rózsa - Hungarian form of Russian Roza, meaning "rose."
Róis - Irish form of English Rose, meaning "rose."
Ríghnach - Variant spelling of Irish Ríoghnach, meaning "queen."
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.
Rémi - Variant spelling of French Rémy, meaning "oarsman."
Régis - French occupational surname transferred to forename use, derived from Old French régir ("to rule or manage"), hence "manager, ruler."
Ránnulfr - Variant spelling of Old Norse Ránulfr, meaning "plundering wolf."
Ráichéal - Irish form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
Ráhel - Hungarian form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe."
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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