Rhiannon

Rhiannon - A very unique female name



  Apr 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rhiannon, meaning divine queen, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1976 on position #593. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rhiannon and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rhiannon? 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 Rhiannon. The baby girl name Rhiannon was given to 65 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1787 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 21,742 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rhiannon peaked in popularity 18 years ago in 1999 on position 421.



Famous with this name

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Rhiannon Evans
Rhiannon Morgan


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Rhiannon is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rhiannon is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #615 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,772.

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 Rhiannon is where you live.


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Rhiannon origin and meaning

Rhiannon is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means divine queen. To see famous people named Rhiannon, pop culture references for the name Rhiannon and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rhiannon

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

Renee / Ramona / Rena / Ryan / Rene / Reyna / Renae / Reina / Raina / 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
20121787
20111516
20101425
20091243
20081169
2007934
2006723
2005759
2004626
2003575
2002538
2001496
2000453
1999421
1998463
1997660
1996754
1995629
1994602
1993707
1992667
1991723
1990687
1989676
1988795
1987709
1986639
1985687
1984536
1983536
1982517
1981512
1980509
1979470
1978432
1977424
1976593

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts615
Michigan1041
Missouri1070
Illinois1277
Virginia1306
Pennsylvania1353
New York1709
California2125
Texas2772

Even more about Rhiannon


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 Rhiannon 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 Rhiannon?

3 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
1999
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Rhiannon
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 21,742
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1976
2012 births +65

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