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301 Unisex Names That Start With R (With Meanings and Popularity)

301 Unisex Names That Start With R (With Meanings and Popularity)

Unisex names that start with R are a rich and varied group, headed up by friendly Celtic borrowings Riley and Reese, and cool nature names Rowan and River.

If you’re after a truly androgynous R name, there are plenty to choose from: try Royal, Robin, Ramsey, or Ridley. There are also several smart R-starting unisex names that would make great cross-cultural choices for a boy or girl, like Rio, Ren, or Rohan.

Here, our full selection of unisex names that start with R, ordered by their current popularity on Nameberry. Each name is used more often for the gender indicated by its heart.

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  1. RowanHeart
    • Origin:

      Scottish and Irish
    • Meaning:

      "rowan tree; little redhead"
  2. RoyalHeart
    • Origin:

      English word name
    • Meaning:

      "royal"
  3. RoryHeart
    • Origin:

      Irish
    • Meaning:

      "red king"
  4. RhysHeart
    • Origin:

      Welsh
    • Meaning:

      "ardor"
  5. RubyHeart
    • Origin:

      Latin
    • Meaning:

      "deep red precious stone"
  6. RemyHeart
    • Origin:

      French from Latin
    • Meaning:

      "oarsman"
  7. RiverHeart
    • Origin:

      Nature name
  8. RomyHeart
    • Origin:

      Diminutive of Rosemary, Roma, Romana, Romilly etc.
  9. RoseHeart
    • Origin:

      Latin
    • Meaning:

      "rose, a flower"
  10. RoyalHeart
    • Origin:

      English word name
    • Meaning:

      "royal"
  11. RomillyHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "citizen of Rome"
  12. RhodesHeart
    • Origin:

      Greek
    • Meaning:

      "where roses grow"
  13. RenHeart
    • Origin:

      Diminutive of Rene or Japanese
    • Meaning:

      "water lily; lotus"
  14. RileyHeart
    • Origin:

      English, Irish
    • Meaning:

      "rye clearing; courageous"
  15. ReidHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "red-haired"
  16. RobinHeart
    • Origin:

      Bird name; or English, diminutive of Robert
    • Meaning:

      "bright fame"
  17. RhettHeart
    • Origin:

      English from Dutch
    • Meaning:

      "advice"
  18. RueHeart
    • Origin:

      Botanical names or word name
    • Meaning:

      "herb; regret"
  19. RemiHeart
    • Origin:

      French, variation of Remy
    • Meaning:

      "oarsman"
  20. RayHeart
    • Origin:

      Diminutive of Raymond
    • Meaning:

      "wise protector"