Raina

Raina - A very unique female name



  Aug 18,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Raina, meaning queen, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1960 on position #2483. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Raina and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Raina? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Raina. The baby girl name Raina was given to 247 baby girls in 2012, ranking #886 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,722 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Raina peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2011 on position 746.



Famous with this name

M.K. Raina
Raina Kabaivanska
Mohit Raina


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Raina is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Raina is currently topping the baby name charts in Colorado at position #376 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,381.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Raina is where you live.


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Raina origin and meaning

Raina is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means queen. To see famous people named Raina, pop culture references for the name Raina and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Raina

We've found the following names that sound similar to Raina, sorted by popularity.

Renee / Ramona / Rena / Ryan / Rene / Rhiannon / Reyna / Renae / Reina / Rowan /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012886
2011746
2010865
2009861
2008925
2007959
2006921
2005829
2004811
2003789
2002816
2001833
20001017
1999922
19981029
19971046
19961203
19951131
19941079
19931251
19921699
19911773
19901357
19891494
19881370
19871380
19861167
19851302
19841539
19831354
19821237
19811077
19801044
1979922
19781058
1977948
19761040
19751206
19741168
19731645
19721359
1971872
1970929
19691322
19681707
19662537
19622509
19612116
19602483

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Colorado376
New Jersey551
Kentucky561
Florida634
Minnesota668
Wisconsin670
New York698
North Carolina700
Georgia702
Illinois766
Missouri793
Pennsylvania828
Ohio830
Arizona943
California947
Washington1047
Virginia1117
Michigan1167
Texas1381

Even more about Raina


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Raina a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Raina?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Raina
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 5,722
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1960
2012 births +247

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