Popularity:17858
Origin:Swahili
Meaning:compassion, forgiveness, mercy
There are some qualities you'll want to encourage baby to have, and this name sums up some of them. Rehema, a boy's name, means "compassion" or "forgiveness." It has Swahili roots and comes from the word for "mercy," so it's perfect if you're searching for a virtue name as well as a way to pay tribute to your heritage.
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