Names starting with R


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