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Names starting with R

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