US Popularity:2542
Other Origin(s):Celtic, Welsh
Meaning:Sweet basil; Great Queen
Your gentle yet epic little one deserves a formidable name with not one but two origins, and that’s where iconic Rihanna steps in. A household name thanks to the music artist and designer Rihanna, this feminine name flaunts Arabic and Welsh origins. As an Arabic title, Rihanna is a form of Rayhana and Raihana, with the fresh and fragrant endearment of “sweet basil.” As a Welsh name, Rihanna derives from the Celtic Rigantona, meaning “Great Queen,” for the royal arrival here to claim their throne.

Rihanna Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Rihanna is currently #2542 in U.S. births
Girl:Rihanna is currently #1364 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

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from 2022
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