The name Rhiannon is a girl's name of Welsh origin meaning "divine queen". Rhiannon and is often added to lists like British Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".
From the experts:
Most of us had never heard this lovely Welsh name with links to the moon until we heard the 1976 smash hit Fleetwood Mac song of that name, with lyrics by Stevie Nicks. That same year it popped onto the U.S. Top 1000 at Number 593.
After giving his four boys extreme rebel names, director Robert Rodriguez bestowed this sweet name on his first daughter.
According to Celtic legend, Rhiannon's birds sang more sweetly than any others; she herself was known for being forthright and witty.
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Lists containing Rhiannon:
- British Girl Names
- Classic Rock Baby Names
- Goddess Names for Babies
- Olympic Baby Names
- Rock Star Baby Names
- Names That Mean Ruler or Royal
- Stylish Girls' Names That End in Consonants
- Unique Celebrity Baby Names