If you’re looking for R names for your baby girl, we’ve got hundreds—from classics like Ruth and Rachel to trendier names like Roxy, Rose, or Rhianna.
Rachel, the sister of Leah, was the second and favorite wife of Jacob, and mother to Joseph and Benjamin. Between 1983 and... Read More
The Biblical Rebecca was the resourceful wife of Isaac and the mother of twins Jacob and Esau. Rebecca is also the title... Read More
Ruth is a case-study in loyalty. The Old Testament Book of Ruth centers on a young, loyal Moabite woman who refused to desert... Read More
Riley first became popular as a given name for boys but began establishing itself as a girl's name in 1990. The surname... Read More
Renee is a French name that's probably only familiar to us thanks to actress Renee Zellweger. Despite the star association... Read More
English: Doe; familiar form of Rachel or feminine form of Ray
English: Blend of Rose and Mary; also refers to the herb
Latin: Dew of the sea, referencing the common herb; also a blend of Rose and Mary
English: Bright with fame; an abbreviation of Robert that has become a unisex name, it''s also the name of a bird.
Spanish: Ewe; variant of Rachel
Greek: Pearl; a popular form of Margaret or Margarita
Persian: Dawn; In Edmund Rostand''s play Cyrano de Bergerac, Cyrano and Christian court the beautiful Roxanne.
Welsh: Great queen; In Welsh mythology, Rhiannon was the goddess of fertility and the moon. Stevie Nicks of the band Fleetwood Mac...
Spanish: Wise defender; feminine form of Ramon
Spanish: Rosary; refers to devotional prayers honoring the Virgin Mary
Teutonic: Sparkling fame
From the Shakespearean play As You Like It Read More
This variation of Rhiannon has been around since the 90s, but it didn't start getting attention until pop star Rihanna burst... Read More
Hebrew: Graceful rose
Ripley will always be associated with Alien heroine Ellen Ripley, considered to be one of the strongest female characters... Read More
English: Blend of Rose and Anna
From the Shakespearean play Love's Labour's Lost and Romeo and Juliet Read More
A hugely popular name in the UK, Ruby is making a comeback in the US, as well; July's deep red birthstone is a recent celeb-parent... Read More
English: Raven, black bird
Irish: Little ruler
Author, Anne Rice named her beautiful leading character, Rowan, in Lasher (The Vampire Chronicles). Read More