Baby Girl Names Start With R

Name Origin meaning Popularname
RABABArabic a stringed musical instrument. -----
RABBITURIAssyrian The Chieftainess. -----
RABIAArabic springtime. -----
RABIAHArabic born in the spring. -----
RACHEALAfrican a ewe. -----
RAFIQAArabic friend helper kind merciful. -----
RAHATArabic ease repose quiet.-----
RAJAArabic hope prayer supplication.-----
RAJAAArabic hope prayer supplication.-----
RAJIYAArabic hoping. -----
RALAArabic the daughter of Mudad. -----
RAMLAAfrican predictor of the future. -----
RAMLAArabic sand. -----
RANAArabic a spectacle. -----
RANIAArabic the beloved. -----
RANYAArabic the beloved. -----
RAQIYAHArabic enchantment fascination magic.-----
RASHAArabic gazelle . -----
RASIMAArabic one who investigates. -----
RAWIYAArabic narrator reciter quoter.-----
RAWYAArabic narrator reciter quoter.-----
RAZAramaic secret. -----
REFILWEAfrican we are given. -----
REHEMAAfrican merciful. -----
REHEMA Arabic merciful. -----
REZARTAAlbanian golden ray. -----
RIAssyrian the name of a goddess. -----
RIMArabic antelope addax. -----
RITAAlbanian pearl. -----
RIZWANAArabic one who satisfies. -----
ROSAFAAlbanian flame lightning.-----
ROVENAAlbanian white skirt. -----
ROWENAAnglo Saxon white skirt. -----
ROYAArabic dream vision.-----
ROZAFAAlbanian flame lightning.-----
RUBATIAssyrian The Lady of the Gods. -----
RUDOAfrican love. -----
RUFAROAfrican happiness. -----
RUMBIDZAIAfrican praise. -----
RUQAYYAArabic enchantment fascination magic.-----
RUQAYYAHArabic enchantment fascination magic.-----
RUTENDOAfrican faith. -----
RUYAArabic dream vision.-----
RIBabylonianthe name of a goddess.-----
RUBATIBabylonianThe Lady of the Gods.-----
RADABulgarianhappy joyful.-----
RADKABulgarianhappy joyful.-----
RADOMIRABulgarian happy peace.-----
RAYNABulgarianqueen.-----
ROSABulgariandew.-----
ROSITSABulgariandew.-----
RHONWENCelticwhite skirt.-----
RAINAChamoru/Chamorroqueen.-----
RONGChinesehonor glory.-----
RUOLANChineselike an orchid.-----
RADACroatianhappy joyful.-----
ROSACroatiandew.-----
RADKACzechhappy joyful.-----
RADOMILACzechhappy favor.-----
RADOMIRACzechhappy peace.-----
RADOSLAVACzechhappy glory.-----
ROSTISLAVACzechusurp glory.-----
RENACzechrose.-----
REBEKKADanisha rope with a noose i.e. a young woman whose beauty ensnares men.-----
RENATADanishwarrior of judgment.-----
RIKKEDanishpeace ruler.-----
REBECCADutcha young woman whose beauty ensnares men.-----
REBEKKADutcha young woman whose beauty ensnares men.-----
RENATEDutchwarrior of judgment.-----
RIKILADutchstern ruler.-----
ROOSDutchrose.-----
RAAEgyptianthe name of two Egyptian ladies.-----
RABIAHEgyptianborn in the spring.-----
RA IEgyptiana lady of the family of Uer mu.-----
RA KA MATEgyptianthe wife of Osorkon I.-----
RA KA TMEEgyptiana form of the royal name Amense.-----
RA MAA UR NEFRUEgyptianGift of the Great Sun of Justice.-----
RA MA UER NEFRUEgyptiana daughter of Rameses II.-----
RA MERI ANKH NASEgyptianthe queen of King Pepi Merira.-----
RAMLAEgyptianprophetess.-----
RA NEF ANKHEgyptianthe mother of En antef.-----
RA NEFER UEgyptianMost Beautiful Sun.-----
RA NEFRUEgyptiana daughter of Thothmes III.-----
RANNOEgyptianTo Suckle.-----
RANPUEgyptianthe Egyptian goddess of war.-----
RASHIDAEgyptianrightly guided.-----
RA TOEgyptiananother form of Ratta or Ritho.-----
RATTAEgyptianthe wife of the god Mentu.-----
RENENEgyptianthe goddess of harvest.-----
RENENETEgyptianfortune.-----
RENPAEgyptiana goddess of the year.-----
RENPE NOFREEgyptianThe Good Renpe or Good Year.-----
RITHOEgyptianthe wife of the deity Mentu or Month.-----
RUBA TAEgyptiana mystical cow from the Ritual of the Dead.-----
RACHAELEnglishVariant form of English Rachel meaning ewe.-----
RACHEALEnglishVariant spelling of English Rachel meaning ewe.-----
RACHELCompareEnglishwith another form of Rachel.1. Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Raghnaid meaning battle counsel.-----
RACHELLEEnglishVariant form of English Rachel meaning ewe.-----
RACHYLEnglishVariant form of English Rachel meaning ewe.-----
RACQUELEnglishVariant form of English Rachel meaning ewe.-----
RAEEnglishEnglish name possibly derived from the vocabulary word ray meaning sunbeam.-----
RAELENEEnglishElaborated form of English Rae possibly meaning sunbeam.-----
RAELYNEnglishEnglish compound name composed of Rae sunbeam and Lyn lake, hence sunbeam lake.-----
RAHABEnglishAnglicized 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.-----
RAHELEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Rachel meaning ewe. In the bible this is the name of Jacob s favorite wife and mother of Joseph and Benjamin.-----
RAINEnglishModern 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.-----
RALPHINAEnglishFeminine form of English Ralph meaning wise wolf.-----
RANDAEnglishShort form of English Miranda meaning worthy of admiration.-----
RANDIEnglishVariant spelling of English Randy meaning worthy of admiration.-----
RANDYEnglishPet form of English Miranda meaning worthy of admiration.Compare with masculine Randy.-----
RAPHAELAEnglishEnglish feminine form of Greek Raphael meaning healed of God or whom God has healed.-----
RASCHELLEEnglishElaborated form of English Rachel meaning ewe.-----
RAVENEnglishEnglish unisex name derived from the bird name raven from Old English hrfn so called from the harsh sounds it makes.-----
RAVENNAEnglishEither from the Italian city name of unknown meaning or a feminine form of English unisex Raven meaning raven the bird .-----
RAYLENEEnglishFeminine form of English Ray meaning wise protector.-----
RAYMONDAEnglishFeminine form of English Raymond meaning wise protector.-----
RAYNEEnglishMedieval English name derived from Old French reine Latin regina meaning queen. Compare with another form of Rayne.-----
REAGANEnglishIrish surname transferred to unisex forename use derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Riagain descendant of Riagan, hence furious, impulsive.-----
REANNAEnglishVariant spelling of English Rhianna meaning maiden.-----
REBAPetEnglishform of English Rebecca and Rebekah meaning ensnarer.Compare with another form of Reba.-----
REBECCAEnglishAnglicized form of Greek Rhebekka meaning ensnarer. In the bible this is the name of the wife of Isaac.-----
REBECCAHEnglishVariant spelling of English Rebecca meaning ensnarer.-----
REBECCANNEEnglishCompound name composed of English Rebecca ensnarer and French Anne favor, grace.-----
REBECKAVariantEnglishspelling of English Rebekah meaning ensnarer. Compare with another form of Rebecka.-----
REBECKAHEnglishVariant spelling of English Rebekah meaning ensnarer.-----
REBEKAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Ribqah meaning ensnarer. In the bible this is the name of the wife of Isaac.-----
REENEEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Renee meaning reborn.-----
REENIEEnglishEnglish pet form of Latin Irene meaning peace.-----
REETAEnglishEnglishvariant spelling of Spanish Rita meaning pearl. Compare with another form of Reeta.-----
REGANEnglishEnglish Shakespearian name possibly derived from the Irish Gaelic word riogan meaning queen.-----
REGANAEnglishElaborated form of English Regan meaning queen.-----
REGENAEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Latin Regina meaning queen.-----
REGINAEnglishLatin name meaning queen.-----
REILLYEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Riley meaning rye meadow.-----
RENIEEnglishEnglish pet form of Latin Irene meaning peace.-----
RETHAEnglishShort form of English Aretha meaning virtue.-----
REXANAEnglishVariant spelling of English Rexanne meaning queen.-----
REXANNEEnglishFeminine form of English Rex king hence queen.-----
RHEANNAEnglishVariant spelling of English Rhianna meaning maiden.-----
RHETAEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Spanish Rita meaning pearl.-----
RHETTAEnglishFeminine form of English Rhett meaning advice.-----
RHIANNAEnglishEnglish elaborated form of Welsh Rhian meaning maiden.-----
RHODAEnglishLatin form of Greek Rhode meaning rose. In the bible this is the name of a servant in the house of Mary.-----
RHONAEnglishOld Scottish name possibly meant to be a feminine form of English/Scottish Ronald meaning wise ruler.-----
RHONDAEnglishEnglish name derived from a Welsh place name Rhondda Valley which was named after the river running through it meaning noisy.-----
RIAEnglishEnglishshort form of Latin Maria obstinate, rebellious and Victoria conqueror. Compare with another form of Ria.-----
RICHARDAEnglishFeminine form of English Richard meaning powerful ruler.-----
RICHARDINEEnglishFeminine form of English Richard meaning powerful ruler.-----
RICHELLEEnglishPet form of English Richarda meaning powerful ruler.-----
RICHENDRAEnglishFeminine form of English Richard meaning powerful ruler.-----
RICKENAEnglishFeminine form of English Rick meaning powerful ruler.-----
RIKAEnglishEnglishshort form of names ending with NAME Compare with another form of Rika.-----
RILEYEnglishEnglish 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.-----
RIMONEnglishUnisex form of English Rimmon meaning pomegranate.-----
RINAEnglishShort form of Roman Latin Marina meaning of the sea.-----
RIOEnglishEnglish unisex name derived from the Spanish word for river.-----
RIPLEYEnglishEnglish 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.-----
RITAShortEnglishform of Spanish Marguerita meaning pearl.-----
RIZPAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Ritspah meaning hot coal or pavement. In the bible this is the name of one of King Saul s concubines.-----
ROBBIEEnglishUnisex pet form of English Robert and Roberta meaning bright fame.-----
ROBERTAEnglish1 Feminine form of English Robert meaning bright fame.-----
ROBINUnisexEnglishpet form of English Robert and Roberta meaning bright fame. This name is also sometimes given as a bird name.-----
ROBINAEnglishFeminine form of English unisex Robin meaning bright fame.-----
ROBYNNEEnglishFeminine form of English unisex Robin meaning bright fame.-----
RONEnglish Hebrew unisex name meaning joy, song. Compare with strictly masculine Ron.-----
RONAVariantEnglishspelling of English/Scottish Rhona meaning wise ruler. Compare with another form of Rona.-----
RONALDAEnglishFeminine form of English/Scottish Ronald meaning wise ruler.-----
RONDAEnglishVariant spelling of English Rhonda meaning noisy.-----
RONIEnglishEnglishshort form of Latin Veronica meaning bringer of victory. Compare with another form of Roni.-----
RONITEnglishAnglicized form of Irish Rathnait meaning little prosperous one. Compare with another form of Ronit.-----
RONNETTEEnglishPet form of English Ronnie meaning bringer of victory.-----
RONNIEEnglishEnglish pet form of Latin Veronica meaning bringer of victory. Compare with masculine Ronnie.-----
ROSShortEnglishform of English Rosalind meaning weak horse.Compare with another form of Ros.-----
ROSAMedievalEnglishLatin name meaning rose. Compare with another form of Rosa.-----
ROSABELEnglishEnglish form of Italian Rosabella meaning beautiful rose.-----
ROSALEENEnglishVariant spelling of English Rosalyn meaning weak horse.-----
ROSALINEnglishVariant spelling of English Rosalyn meaning weak horse.-----
ROSALINAEnglishLatin form of English Rosalyn meaning weak horse.-----
ROSALINDEnglishOften 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.-----
ROSALINEEnglishVariant spelling of English Rosalyn meaning weak horse.-----
ROSALYNEnglishMedieval English form of Germanic Rosalind meaning weak horse.-----
ROSALYNNEEnglishVariant spelling of English Rosalyn meaning weak horse.-----
ROSAMONDEnglishVariant spelling of German Rosamund meaning horse protection.-----
ROSANNAEnglishItalian compound name composed of Rosa rose and Anna favor, grace, hence rose of grace.-----
ROSANNAHEnglishVariant spelling of Italian Rosanna meaning rose of grace.-----
ROSANNEEnglishEnglish compound name composed of Rose rose and French Anne favor grace, hence rose of grace.-----
ROSASHARNEnglishEnglish flower name meaning Rose of Sharon. This was the name of a character in John Steinbeck s novel The Grapes of Wrath.-----
ROSEEnglishToday 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.-----
ROSEANNEnglishVariant spelling of English Rosanne meaning rose of grace.-----
ROSEANNEEnglishVariant spelling of English Rosanne meaning rose of grace.-----
ROSELYNEnglishVariant spelling of English Rosalyn meaning weak horse.-----
ROSEMARIEEnglishGerman compound name composed of Rose rose and Marie obstinate, rebellious.-----
ROSEMARYEnglishEnglishname 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.-----
ROSHEENEnglishAnglicized form of Irish Roisin meaning little rose.-----
ROSIEEnglishPet form of English Rose meaning rose.-----
ROSLYNEnglishVariant spelling of English Rosalyn meaning weak horse.-----
ROSYEnglishVariant spelling of English Rosie meaning rose.-----
ROWANEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word meaning rowan tree. Compare with masculine Rowan.-----
ROWANNEEnglishVariant spelling of English Rowan meaning rowan tree.-----
ROWENAEnglishThis name first appears in the chronicles of Geoffrey of Monmouth Sir Walter Scott then brought the name to the public s attention by using it to name a character in his novel Ivanhoe. It is the Latin form of an uncertain Anglo Saxon name perhaps Hrodwyn meaning famous joy.-----
ROWINAEnglishVariant spelling of Latin Rowena possibly meaning famous joy.-----
ROXANAEnglishLatin form of Persian Rousanak meaning dawn. This was the name of a wife of Alexander the Great.-----
ROXANEEnglishFrench form of Latin Roxana meaning dawn.-----
ROXANNAEnglishVariant spelling of Latin Roxana meaning dawn.-----
ROXANNEEnglishVariant spelling of French Roxane meaning dawn. This is the preferred spelling used by the English.-----
ROXIEEnglishEnglish pet form of French Roxanne meaning dawn.-----
ROXYEnglishVariant spelling of English Roxie meaning dawn.-----
ROYSEEnglishMedieval English name derived from Latin Rohesia which is probably a horse related name.-----
ROZEnglishShort form of English Rosalind meaning weak horse.-----
ROZANNEEnglishVariant spelling of English Rosanne meaning rose of grace.-----
ROZENNEnglishBreton name meaning rose.-----
RUBIEEnglishVariant spelling of English Ruby meaning ruby.-----
RUBINAEnglishElaborated form of English Ruby meaning ruby.-----
RUBYEnglishEnglish name derived from the name of the precious stone from Latin ruber meaning red. This is the birthstone for July. Compare with masculine Ruby.-----
RUBYEEnglishVariant spelling of English Ruby meaning red or ruby.-----
RUTHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Ruwth appearance or friendship and Greek Rhouth a female friend . In the bible this is the name of a Moabite who marries Naomi s son an ancestor of David and of Christ.-----
RUTHIEEnglishPet form of English Ruth meaning appearance or a female friend.-----
RYANAEnglishFeminine form of English Ryan little king meaning little queen.-----
RYANNEEnglishVariant spelling of English Ryana meaning little queen.-----
RYLEEEnglishFeminine form of English unisex Riley meaning rye meadow.-----
RAVAEsperantoEsperanto name meaning ravishing.-----
ROZABELAEsperantoEsperanto name meaning rose beautiful.-----
RUBENAEsperantoEsperanto name meaning like a ruby.-----
RAAKELFinnishFinnish form of Hebrew Rachel meaning ewe.-----
RAUHAFinnishFinnish name meaning peace.-----
REETAShortFinnishform of Finnish Margareeta meaning pearl. Compare with another form of Reeta.-----
REETTAFinnishShort form of Finnish Margareeta meaning pearl.-----
RIIKAFinnishShort form of Finnish Fredriika meaning peaceful ruler.-----
RIIKKAFinnishShort form of Finnish Fredriikka meaning peaceful ruler.-----
RIINAFinnishFinnish short form of Estonian/Finnish Katariina meaning pure.-----
RIITTAFinnishShort form of Finnish Piritta meaning exalted one.-----
RITVAFinnishFinnish name meaning branch of a birch tree.-----
RADELLEFrenchFrench name of German origin meaning counsel.-----
RAIMUNDEFrenchFeminine form of Norman French Raimund meaning wise protector.-----
RAYMONDEFrenchFeminine form of French Raimond meaning wise protector.-----
REBECCAFrenchFrench form of Greek Rhebekka meaning ensnarer.-----
REGINEFrenchFrench form of Latin Regina meaning queen.-----
REINEFrenchFrenchform of Latin Regina meaning queen. Compare with another form of Reine.-----
RENEEFrenchFeminine form of French Rene meaning reborn.-----
RIVAFrenchOld French name meaning bank, coast. Compare with another form of Riva.-----
ROBERTEFrenchFeminine form of Norman French Robert meaning bright fame.-----
ROCHELLEFrenchFeminine form of French Roch meaning rest.-----
ROMAINEFrenchFeminine form of French Romain meaning Roman.-----
ROSAIREFrenchFrench name meaning rosary.-----
ROSALIEFrenchFrench form of Latin Rosalia meaning rose.-----
ROSELLEFrenchFrench pet form of Latin Rosa meaning rose.-----
ROSEMONDEFrenchFrench form of German Rosamund meaning horse protection.-----
ROSETTEFrenchFrench diminutive form of Latin Rosa meaning little rose.-----
ROSINEFrenchFrench pet form of Latin Rosa meaning rose.-----
ROXANEFrenchFrench form of Latin Roxana meaning dawn.-----
ROXANNEFrenchVariant spelling of French Roxane meaning dawn. This is the preferred spelling used by the English.-----
RAGHNAIDMisc. GaelicScottish Gaelic form of Scandinavian Ragnhild meaning battle counsel.-----
RAGHNAILTMisc. GaelicIrish Gaelic form of Scandinavian Ragnhild meaning battle counsel.-----
RIOGHNACHMisc. GaelicIrish name derived from the Gaelic word rioghan meaning queen. In mythology this is the name of the wife of king Niall.-----
RIONAMisc. GaelicShort form of Irish Gaelic Catriona meaning pure.-----
RIONACHMisc. GaelicVariant spelling of Irish Gaelic Rioghnach meaning queen.-----
REBEKKAGermanDanish German and Norwegian form of Greek Rhebekka meaning ensnarer.-----
REINHILDEGermanGerman name composed of the elements regin advice, decision, counsel and hild battle, hence battle counsel.-----
RENATEGermanDutch and German form of Latin Renata meaning reborn.-----
RICARDAGermanFeminine form of Spanish Ricardo meaning powerful ruler. Used mostly in Germany.-----
RIKEGermanShort form of German Friederike meaning peaceful ruler.-----
ROMEYGermanVariant spelling of German Romy meaning rose and obstinate, rebellious.-----
ROMYGermanPet form of German Rosemarie meaning rose and obstinate, rebellious.-----
ROSShortGermanform of German Rosamund meaning horse protection. Compare with another form of Ros.-----
ROSALINDGermanOften 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.-----
ROSAMONDGermanVariant spelling of German Rosamund meaning horse protection.-----
ROSAMUNDGermanGerman name composed of the elements hros horse and mund protection, hence horse protection.-----
ROSEMARIEGermanGerman compound name composed of Rose rose and Marie obstinate, rebellious.-----
ROSWITHAGermanGerman name composed of the elements hrod fame and swin strength, hence renowned strength.-----
RUPERTAGermanFeminine form of Low German Rupert meaning bright fame.-----
RADEGONDGothic/Visigothic/Ostrogothicwar council.-----
RADEGONDAGothic/Visigothic/Ostrogothicwar council.-----
RICIBERGAGothic/Visigothic/Ostrogothicruling guard.-----
REAHGreekVariant spelling of Greek Rhea meaning ease, flow.-----
RHAABGreek 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.-----
RHACHABGreek 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.-----
RHACHELGreek Greek form of Hebrew Rachel meaning ewe. In the bible this is the name of Jacob s wife.-----
RHEAGreek Greek name meaning ease, flow. In mythology this is the name of the wife of Kronos Latin Cronus and mother of Zeus.-----
RHEBEKKAGreek Greek form of Hebrew Ribqah meaning ensnarer. In the bible this is the name of the wife of Isaak.-----
RHEIAGreek Variant spelling of Greek Rhea meaning ease, flow.-----
RHODGreek Greek name meaning rose. In the bible this is the name of a servant in the house of Mary.-----
RHOUTHGreek 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.-----
RACHABHebrew 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.-----
RACHAVHebrew Variant spelling of Hebrew Rachab meaning ample, broad, spacious, wide.-----
RACHELHebrew Hebrew name meaning ewe. In the bible this is the name of Jacob s favorite wife and mother of Joseph and Benjamin. Compare with other forms of Rachel.-----
RAFAELAVariantHebrewspelling of Hebrew Refaela meaning healed of God or whom God has healed. Compare with another form of Rafaela.-----
RAYAHebrew Hebrew name meaning friend. Compare with another form of Raya.-----
REBAPetHebrewform of Hebrew Ribqah meaning ensnarer. Compare with masculine Reba. Compare with another form of Reba.-----
REENAHebrewFeminine variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Rina meaning joy.-----
REFAELAHebrew Variant spelling of Hebrew Rephaela meaning healed of God or whom God has healed.-----
REPHAELAHebrew Feminine form of Hebrew Rephael meaning healed of God or whom God has healed.-----
REUTHebrew Hebrew name meaning friend.-----
REVAHebrew Variant spelling of Hebrew Reba meaning ensnarer. Compare with masculine Reva.-----
RIBQAHHebrew Hebrew name meaning ensnarer. In the bible this is the name of the wife of Isaac. Also spelled Rivka.-----
RINAVariantHebrewspelling of Hebrew unisex Rinnah meaning shouting for joy.Compare with other forms of Rina.-----
RINNAHHebrew 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.-----
RITSPAHHebrew Hebrew name meaning hot coal or pavement. In the bible this is the name of one of King Saul s concubines.-----
RITZPAHebrewVariant spelling of Hebrew Ritspah meaning hot coal or pavement.-----
RITZPAHHebrewVariant spelling of Hebrew Ritspah meaning hot coal or pavement.-----
RIVAHebrew Pet form of Hebrew Rivka meaning ensnarer. Compare with another form of Riva.-----
RIVKAHebrew Variant spelling of Hebrew Ribqah meaning ensnarer.-----
ROMAHebrew Hebrew name meaning exalted, lofty.-----
RONHebrew Hebrew unisex name meaning joy, song. Compare with strictly masculine Ron.-----
RONAHebrew Hebrew name meaning joy.Compare with another form of Rona.-----
RONIHebrew Hebrew unisex name meaning my joy or my song. Compare with another form of Roni.-----
RONITHebrew Feminine form of Hebrew unisex Ron meaning joy, song. Compare with another form of Ronit.-----
ROTEMHebrew 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.-----
RUWTHHebrew Hebrew name meaning appearance or friendship. In the bible this is the name of a Moabite who marries Naomi s son.-----
RAHELHungarianHungarian form of Hebrew Rachel meaning ewe.-----
REBEKAHungarianHungarian and Slovene form of Greek Rhebekka meaning ensnarer.-----
RENATAHungarianHungarian form of Latin Renata meaning reborn.-----
ROZAHungarianVariant spelling of Hungarian Rozsa meaning rose.-----
ROZALIAHungarianHungarian form of Latin Rosalia meaning rose.-----
ROZSAHungarianHungarian form of Russian Roza meaning rose.-----
ROZSIHungarianPet form of Hungarian Rizsa meaning rose.-----
RAGNBJORGIcelandicIcelandic name composed of the Old Norse elements regin advice, decision, counsel and bjorg help, protection, hence wise protector.-----
RAGNFRIDURIcelandicIcelandic form of Old Norse Ragnfrior meaning wise and beautiful.-----
RAGNHEIDURIcelandicIcelandic name composed of the Old Norse elements regin advice, decision, counsel and heior brightness, hence bright counsel.-----
RAGNHILDURIcelandicIcelandic form of Old Norse Ragnhildr meaning battle counsel.-----
ROSHANPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian unisex name meaning bright, light.-----
ROSHANAKPersian/Avestan/Iranian Variant spelling of Persian Rousanak meaning dawn.-----
ROSHANARAPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian name meaning light of the assembly.-----
ROSHANIPersian/Avestan/IranianPersian name meaning lustrous.-----
ROUANAKPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian name meaning dawn. Also spelled Roshanak.-----
RAGNHAILTIrishIrish Gaelic form of Scandinavian Ragnhild meaning battle counsel.-----
RAICHEALIrishIrish form of Hebrew Rachel meaning ewe.-----
RATHNAITIrishOld Irish name composed of the word rath prosperity and a diminutive suffix hence little prosperous one.-----
RIGHNACHIrishVariant spelling of Irish Rioghnach meaning queen.-----
RIOGHNACHIrishIrish name derived from the Gaelic word rioghan meaning queen. In mythology this is the name of the wife of king Niall.-----
RIONAIrishShort form of Irish Gaelic Catriona meaning pure.-----
RIONACHIrishVariant spelling of Irish Gaelic Rioghnach meaning queen.-----
ROISIrishIrish form of English Rose meaning rose.-----
ROISINIrishDiminutive form of Irish Rois rose hence little rose.-----

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Baby girl names come from all walks of life and there are many rare beauties that can be found by exploring other cultures. Investigate an origin outside of your regular stomping grounds and you might just find a stunning surprise. Some of today's top names have surprising origins whether it's Layla's Arabic roots or Mila’s Slavic start.

Baby girl names with meaning

Every name also has a hidden meaning which can be a point of interest for parents. While some are stunning like Abigail’s “the father is rejoicing,” others can be a little less inviting like Leah’s “weary one.” Some meanings may be obvious like Violet being a flower, while others like Penelope have an obscure meaning like “the weaver.”

We invite you to explore the meanings of your favorite baby girl names. Some may surprise you. Along the way, you may find a new beloved name with an irresistible meaning that speaks to your heart.

Notable baby girl name lists

Want to explore a new style but aren't sure where to start? We've compiled several lists of baby girl names that you'll love. Each list takes a range of the best girl names that fit a certain category and places them all in one easy to view spot. Check out our offerings including:

Each list might contain a favorite of yours or a new beauty you haven't even considered. Sometimes all it takes is seeing a name in a new light to make it sing to you. We strive to bring names to life and hope you find a new favorite or two along the way.

Find the perfect baby girl’s name

Remember to relax and have fun while looking at baby girl names. Not every name is going to fit and, let’s face it, with thousands of them in our collection, most aren't. But the perfect girl’s name is out there and you will find it in time. Set out on your search with an open heart and mind and the right baby girl’s name might just find you.