Rainier

German
"wise army"

Rainier Origin and Meaning

The name Rainier is a boy's name of German origin meaning "wise army".

European royal name, and to Americans a place-name evoking the majestic mountain in Washington state.

# 920 on Nameberry

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Famous People Named Rainier

  • Rainier I of MonacoLord of Cagnes
  • Rainier IILord of Monaco
  • Rainier III (born Rainier Louis Henri Maxence Bertrand Grimaldi)Prince of Monaco
  • Rainier Joseph Diaz CastilloFilipino actor and singer

Rainier in Pop Culture

  • Rainier Wolfcastle aka McBaincharacter on TV's "The Simpsons"
  • Mount Rainier ("rayNEER"), volcano in Washington State, USA
  • Thom Rainiercharacter in 'Dragon Age: Inquisition' video game