Baby Girl Names Starting With R

Are you looking for unique and trendy baby names starting with R for your little daughter? Our list of girl baby names will help you with the task.

By Sherine Paul-Solomon

Baby Girl Names Starting With R

As parents welcome the newborn into the family, they face the challenging task of naming the child. But, choosing a modern and latest Indian name for the baby is not easy. Family members, friends and everyone around come up with their own suggestions, making the job tougher.

To help you out and make your job easier, we present a list of baby girl names that start with R, the eighteenth letter of the English alphabet. Browse through our list that includes unique Hindu, Christian and Muslim names, and choose the perfect name for your bundle of joy.

Etymology of the names: Etymology refers to the study of the origin and history of words. Most of the Indian names given here (except the pure Tamil names) have their roots in Sanskrit. Likewise, the Christian names have Biblical origin, and the Muslim names have Arabic or Persian origin.

Tamil baby girl names starting with R

Rathna (ரத்னா) – Ruby; gem

Raajaathi (ராஜாத்தி) – Queen; empress

Telugu baby girl names starting with R

Rupa – Beautiful; silver; beauty

Rachana – Creation; invention; writer

Rajasri – Royalty; grandeur; Goddess Lakshmi

Raji – Shining; smile; perfectionist

Reema – Goddess Durga; gazelle; white antelope; gem

Rensi – Brilliant

Ritya – Charming; beauty of nature

Rukma – Golden

Ramani – Beautiful girl; wife of Lord Krishna

Rishka – Saintly; holy; spiritual

Rohita – Red coloured; Lord Brahma's daughter

Rupika – Beautiful woman; gold coin

Rachita – Creator

Rajamata – Mother of a king

Rangana – Flower; happy

Riswika – Sunrise

Kannada baby girl names starting with R

Ranju – Pretty; sweet

Revini – Clever

Rathni – A precious stone

Revani – Words; voice

Ruscha – Bright

Rashree – Good

Rashyaa – Young gazelle

Ruchitha – Bright; interested; light

Ragamaya – Colour; music; full of passion

Ragashree – Melody

Rajdulari – Dear princess

Ranjeetha – Adorned

Malayalam baby girl names starting with R

Ridhya – Heart

Rithwika – Cool; soft

Reni – Beautiful one

Rafna – Beautiful princess

Rasla – Kindness

Reeba – Joined; to bind

Reeja – Lord

Reman – Song

Rinta – Dancing flower; sweet; beautiful

Remina – Gift of God

Reniya – Delighted

Reeshna – God’s gift

Ridhuna – Friendship; beloved

Hindi baby girl names starting with R

Ridhi – Successful; prosperity; to gain

Rupam – Beautiful; lovely

Roopali – Beauty

Ronak – Bright; delight; shine

Rabhya – Worshipped

Ridhma – Full of love; prosperity

Rajshri – Like a ruler; queen

Rangita – Coloured; charming

Ranjini – Pleasing

Raveena – Beauty of the sun; sunny; bright

Ridhima – Pearl; full of love; Goddess Saraswati/Lakshmi

Reena – Artistic; gem; reborn

Reina – Queen; pure; clean; night; radiant woman; peaceful woman

Renju – Joyful

Renka – Born of dust; moonlight

Radika – Prosperous; successful; lover of Lord Krishna

Ragini – Melody; singer; attachment; love

Rohini – Fire; a star; lotus that blooms in the moonlight

Romona – Protector; wise guardian

Rubina – Ruby; red gemstone; flower

Rekha – Artwork; beauty; heart of God; star

Reshma – Silk

Rashika – Descended from royalty; ray of light; graceful; noble

Marathi baby girl names starting with R

Rashmi – First ray of the sun; ray of light

Raika – Elegant; full of passion

Ritika – Pretty; cute; one who maintains traditions; lucky

Rutuja – Queen of seasons; most beautiful

Rajhansa – Swan

Raah – Path; a way

Ragi – Loving

Rewa – Swift

Rutu – Season

Radhe – Belonging to Lord Krishna

Ragvi – Music; part of a tune

Ruhi – Heart of a true lover

Riyaa – Singer; beautiful; graceful; one who sings

Bengali baby girl names starting with R

Riddhi – Wealth; good fortune; prosperity

Ramini – Beautiful girl

Rup – Appearance; beauty

Raaka – Full moon

Rimi – Sweet; pretty

Ruma – Queen; a vedic hymn

Rakhi – Trust; bond of protection

Rinku – Sweet nature

Ranjana – Delight; entertainment; pleasing; pleasant music

Rini – Smiling; cute; little bunny

Risa – Laughter; smile

Romi – Wealth; money

Raysa – Pretty

Ronok – Brightness

Christian (Biblical) baby girl names starting with R

Regina – Queen; purple flower

Rachel – Wife of Jacob; mother of Joseph and Benjamin; female sheep

Racquell – The innocent lamb

Raynee – One who is pure

Rebecca – Wife of Isaac; mother of Esau and Jacob; servant of God; to tie firmly; to bind

Reena – Peace

Ria – From the river

Rubina – Behold, a son

Rishona – First

Ranita – My song; my joy

Rochelle – Battle Cry

Rosaria – Rosary

Rowena – Famous friend

Ruth – An ancestress of David; companion; friend; vision of beauty

English baby girl names starting with R

Rae – A female deer; well-advised protector

Reese – Enthusiastic; passionate

Resa – Truthful; kind

Rosalie – A flower; rose garden

Ruelle – Path

Rashell – A female sheep

Robenia – Bright fame

Reily – Growing up

Reed – Red-haired girl

Rayna – Queen

Reanna – Eminent queen

Reeta – Pearl

Regina – Queen

Renita – Reborn

Ressie – Summer harvest

Rhoda – Rose

Ria – Rebellious woman

Rica – Calm monarch

Ricarda – One with daring power

Rina – Joyful song

Rodina – Renowned chief

Roksana – Star of magnificence

Rosabel – Rose blossom

Rosalyn – Delicate horse

Roxanne – Star of magnificence

Muslim baby girl names starting with R

Raina - Queen; pure; wise

Ruhi - Peaceful; soulful

Rifa – Happiness; prosperity

Risana – Good human being

Rehana - Fragrance; air of heaven; sweet smelling plant

Raziya - Delighted; pleasant; satisfied; content; honest; loyal

Reza – Summer

Ramiya – God is exalted

Riha – Flower; fragrance; free

Raifa – Kind; merciful

Rahia – Beauty; rain

Rokhsana – Dawn

Rumaika – Charming

Rayaana – Rainbow; rain

Hindu Goddess baby girl names starting with R

Ramaa – Goddess Lakshmi

Ruhika – Goddess Lakshmi

Runali – Goddess Lakshmi

Raghavi – Goddess Lakshmi

Rajasri – Goddess Lakshmi

Ritusna – Goddess Lakshmi

Roohika – Goddess Lakshmi

Ruchila – Goddess Lakshmi

Rahithya – Goddess Lakshmi

Ramgauri – Goddess Lakshmi

Reedhima – Goddess Lakshmi

Ritheeka – Goddess Lakshmi

Rukshara – Goddess Lakshmi

Riddhisha – Goddess Lakshmi

Riddhishi – Goddess Lakshmi

Rideema – Goddess Lakshmi / Goddess Saraswati

Rajeshni – Goddess Parvati

Rimaya – Goddess Durga

Rootra – Goddess Durga

Rujana – Goddess Durga

Raktima – Goddess Saraswati / Goddess Durga

Rahini – Goddess Saraswati

Rajvika – Goddess Saraswati

Rithanya – Goddess Saraswati

Ruthvika – Goddess Saraswati

Rasagna – Goddess Lalitha Devi

Rameetha – Goddess Sita

Modern baby girl names starting with R

Rihanna – Sweet basil; singer’s name

Ragni – Lovely Goddess

Trending baby girl names starting with R

Rayana – Ray of light; rainbow

Rhea – Stream; flowing; successful

Traditional baby girl names starting with R

Rukmini – Wife of Lord Krishna

Rajalaksmi – Goddess Lakshmi; Goddess of the kingdom

With such a huge collection of names starting with R, your task of choosing the right name for your baby becomes a lot easier. Go ahead and give your little one a name that she will feel proud of, as she grows up.

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About the author:

Written by Sherine Paul Solomon and published on 11 February 2020.

The author is a freelance journalist with twelve years of experience. She covers a variety of topics, with a penchant for sports and lifestyle stories.

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