The name Rhea is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "a flowing stream". Rhea is ranked #867 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Mythological Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".
From the experts:
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.