Ria

Ria - A very unique female name



  Mar 24,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ria, meaning small river, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1953 on position #1836. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ria and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ria? 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 Ria. The baby girl name Ria was given to 59 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1875 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 23,953 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ria peaked in popularity 14 years ago in 2005 on position 1085.



Famous with this name

Ria Ant?niou
Ria Deloutsi
Ria Vandervis


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Ria is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ria is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #878 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,473.

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 Ria is where you live.


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Ria origin and meaning

Ria is a 3 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means small river. To see famous people named Ria, pop culture references for the name Ria and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ria

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

Rae / Rhea / Riya / Rory / Ray / Raya / Roy / Rio / Rori / Roya /

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
20121875
20111792
20101774
20091631
20081665
20071466
20061312
20051085
20041130
20031119
20021339
20011359
20001673
19992233
19983464
19972721
19964005
19952868
19942769
19933226
19923724
19913023
19903661
19894448
19883574
19863338
19842520
19802489
19792507
19782852
19772653
19732953
19632542
19622517
19531836

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey878
Pennsylvania1355
California1372
Illinois1419
New York1567
Texas2473

Even more about Ria


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 Ria 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 Ria?

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
2005
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Ria
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 23,953
Letter count 3
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1953
2012 births +59

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