Greek mythology name
"a flowing stream"

Rhea Origin and Meaning

The name Rhea is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "a flowing stream".

Old-style creative name of the Greek mythological earth mother of all the gods. A lot better than the Roman equivalent: Ops. Rhea reentered the US Top 1000 in 2015. Its only previous appearance on the list since 1968 was 2004.

Rhea Perlman is an American actress known for her role as Carla Tortelli on Cheers and as the wife of Danny DeVito.

# 597 in the US

Rhea Rank in US Top 1000

# 167 on Nameberry

Rhea Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Rhea Popularity

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Famous People Named Rhea

  • Rhea Jo PerlmanAmerican actress
  • Rhea DurhamAmerican model
  • Rhea SantosFilipino broadcast journalist, host and newscaster
  • Rhea SeehornAmerican actress
  • Rhea HainesAmerican silent film actress
  • Rhea ChakrabortyIndian actress
  • Rhea BaileyBritish actress; sister of singer Corinne Bailey Rae
  • Rhea ButcherAmerican comedienne
  • Caroline RheaCanadian comedienne & actress

Rhea in Pop Culture

  • Rheamoon of Saturn
  • Rheamythological daughter of Gaia and Uranus
  • Rhea Silviamythical mother of Romulus and Remus, who founded Rome
  • Rheaqueen of Daxam, on the CW series "Supergirl"

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