Other Origin(s):Arabic, Greek, Hebrew
Meaning:Rose; Relaxed; The leader
A beautiful name brimming with origins, Raiza is a gem to come upon when searching for the one for your new arrival. This melodic appellation’s exact roots are mysterious, opening Raiza to several fascinating possibilities. Raiza is a form of Raisa, which in Yiddish and Hebrew means “rose.” In Arabic, Raiza derives from Raisat, meaning “the leader,” crowning baby as the new ruler of the roost. Raiza may also be a form of the Ancient Greek Raissa, meaning “relaxed.” Aside from these origins, Raiza may stem from many ancient words, as variations can be found in many languages. Regardless of your connection to this whimsical-sounding name, Raiza lends baby an ethereal glow replete with uplifting endearments.
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