Rayna

Rayna - A very unique female name



  Mar 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rayna, meaning song of the Lord, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1946 on position #2005. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rayna and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rayna? 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 Rayna. The baby girl name Rayna was given to 220 baby girls in 2012, ranking #944 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 6,424 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rayna peaked in popularity 9 years ago in 2008 on position 749.



Famous with this name

Rayna McClendon
Rayna Tharani
Rayna Campbell


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Rayna is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rayna is currently topping the baby name charts in Wisconsin at position #407 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,819.

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 Rayna is where you live.


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Rayna origin and meaning

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

Similar to Rayna

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

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

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
2012944
2011881
2010887
2009901
2008749
2007867
2006836
2005860
2004790
2003835
2002789
2001893
20001032
1999913
19981027
19971029
19961061
19951278
19941434
19931477
19921715
19911429
19901534
19891464
19881491
19871642
19861503
19851289
19841374
19831625
19821727
19811329
19801205
19791208
19781176
19771426
1976986
19751114
19741295
19731612
19721503
19711204
19701444
19691492
19682630
19672628
19652523
19642276
19632252
19622024
19612261
19602220
19592438
19582372
19572356
19552028
19541986
19531515
19492070
19462005

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Wisconsin407
Minnesota481
Iowa508
Connecticut520
New Jersey552
Ohio687
Michigan715
Maryland743
Pennsylvania770
North Carolina872
Louisiana881
Georgia945
Illinois958
Florida972
Colorado997
Tennessee1022
New York1126
Indiana1159
Washington1201
California1209
Virginia1303
Texas1819

Even more about Rayna


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 Rayna 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 Rayna?

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
2008
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Rayna
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 6,424
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1946
2012 births +220

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