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Names starting with R

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