English word name"violent civil disorder"
Riot Origin and Meaning
The name Riot is boy's name meaning "violent civil disorder".
Riot has all the sounds of a trendy name — the first syllable that of trendy choices like Ryder, Ryker, and Rylan, rhyming with Wyatt. But the strong negative connotations of the word, suggesting violence, turns many (but not all) parents away from Riot as a baby name. Ryatt, one step removed, is more common.
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