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Names starting with R

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