Gender: Female Pronunciation: Ren-AH-ta Meaning of Renata: "reborn" Origin of Renata: Latin Renata's Popularity in 2018: #505

Renata Origin and Meaning

The name Renata is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "reborn".

Widely used across Europe as a common baptismal name symbolizing spiritual rebirth, Renata, in this country it has an operatic image via Italian-born divas Renata Tebadi and Renata Scotti.

Renata is back in the U.S. Top 1000 after decades away; she has a larger following in other countries.

Writer/critic Renata Adler was a star among the literati. And Renata is a minor vampire character in the Twilight series.

For those of you thinking nicknames, Renata might be a full name leading to the increasingly trendy "Wren".

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Rank in US: #505

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Famous People Named Renata

Pop Culture References for the name Renata

Renatia, Rennatta, Renatya, Renatta

Renata's International Variations

Nata, Rena (Russian) Renátka, Renca (Czech) Renate (German)


Renata Vilas-Boas Says:


My name is Renata and i love it! I thnik it's romantic and strong, beacuse of its meaning. Loved the idea of calling me Rain. Anyone? :)

headintheclouds Says:


I imagine a clear ringing bell when I hear Renata pronounced. It sounds lovely and feminine while also being grounded and strong. I also see it as a name that grows with its bearer- it suits ages from a baby to a grown woman, plus I love the idea of calling her Wren as a nickname!

Netta5187 Says:


Stunning, sophisticated name!

amberdaydream Says:


This is a beautiful name. I don't think I'd use a nickname, but if I did it'd be Ren.

indiefendi2 Says:


Pretty name :) I'd call a Renata "Rain" as a nickname.

Persea Says:


My mom's name :) I swore to myself when I was 5 years old that If I ever had a daughter I will name her Renata. I love this name.

NaomiNY Says:


I love this name. I used Renata for the name of an OC in some of my Hetalia fanfictions.