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Gender: F Meaning of Raina: "queen" Origin of Raina: Slavic and German variation of Regina Raina's Popularity in 2017: #780

The name Raina is a girl's name of Slavic origin meaning "queen". Raina is ranked #780 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names with Royal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "CAF w/ namebanks - 15 kids!".

From the experts:

Strong and solid, with a touch of foreign intrigue, it's the most popular of the rain-related names, with a variety of pronunciations—RAY-na, rah-EE-na, or RY-na. Alternate spellings Reyna and Rayna currently rank higher in the US.

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Famous People Named Raina

Raina Hein, American model
Raina Telgemeier, American graphic novelist
Raina, stage name of Oh Hyerin; singer, songwriter, dancer, and leader of the South Korean girl group After School and its sub-unit Orange Caramel
(Raina A.) Mercedes Echerer, Austrian actress and MEP
Raina Kabaivanska, Bulgarian operatic soprano

Pop Culture References for the name Raina

Raina Petkoff, main character in George Bernard Shaw's "Arms and the Man"
Raina Marinelli, main character on TV's "The Beautiful Life"
Raina, character on TV's "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD"
Raina Amin, twin character on TV's "Quantico"

Raya, Rainey, Rayna, Raine, Rainah, Raenah, Raene

Raina's International Variations

Reina (Spanish)