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Rhianna Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Rhianna is of Welsh origin.

The meaning of Rhianna is "great queen, goddess, nymph".  

It is also of Arabic origin, where its meaning is "sweet basil" and English origin, where its meaning is "maiden".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 3291  in baby name popularity for girls with 49 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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Related Names

Rhianna is a form of the name Rhian.

Variants of the name Rhianna include Reanna, Rheanna.

The names Reonna, Rianon, Riayn are all forms of Rhianna.

Other Tidbits

Rhianna falls into the royal title name category.

Name Fun

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English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.