Gender: Female Pronunciation: ROE-na Meaning of Rhona: "Scottish island name" Origin of Rhona: Scottish

Rhona Origin and Meaning

The name Rhona is a girl's name of Scottish origin meaning "Scottish island name".

Possibly started life as a short form of Rhonwen, but most likely derives from the name of the Hebridean island Rona, which means "rough island".

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SilverSky109 Says:


Another unnecessarily snarky description on this website. I think Rhona is a beautiful name! It sounds both ancient and modern, and perfectly usable today.