You are not signed in. Sign in.

Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

Share This Page:

Baby Genders

Alphabetical List

Name Origins

Girl Name: Raya

Name: Raya
Pronunciation: \ra-ya\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: friend
Origin: Israeli
Related Names: Raina
Sounds Like: Ray, Raye, Rhaya, Reya, Roya
Similar Names: Haya, Daya, Jaya, Kaya, Maya, Rayna, Rayma, Rafa, Raja, Rama, Rana, Rayla, Rasya, Taya
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 8255

Description

Raya \ra-ya\ as a girl's name is pronounced RAY-ah. It is of Israeli origin, and the meaning of Raya is "friend".

For more information, see also the related name Raina.

Baby names that sound like Raya are Ray, Raye, Rhaya, Reya and Roya. Other similar baby names are Haya, Daya, Jaya, Kaya, Maya, Rayna, Rayma, Rafa, Raja, Rama, Rana, Rayla, Rasya and Taya.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Raya.

Popularity

Raya is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#8255 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

« Previous Name Ray
Next Name » Rayana

(top)




No comments yet. Submit yours!



Feel free to comment on this page.

We would like to know what you think about this and publish your thoughts here! (top)

What say you?

  1. You may optionally give a title for this comment.

  2. Worst to best, 1 to 5, what would you rate this one?

  3. The actual content of your comment. No HTML nor whatsoever allowed.

  4. The author of this comment.

  5. 6 + 3 = ?

    Please answer the question by common sense.