Raihan - boys name

Raihan name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 28%

Raihan name meaning:

The name Raihan is of Arabic origin and has a beautiful meaning. In Arabic, Raihan means "heavenly scent" or "fragrant herb". The name is often associated with the sweet-smelling plant known as Basil, which is highly valued for its fragrance and medicinal properties.

Raihan is a name that conveys positivity and purity. It symbolizes the beauty and serenity found in nature and is often used to describe someone who brings joy and happiness to others. People with the name Raihan are believed to have a calming presence and are seen as a source of comfort and inspiration.

This name holds significance in both Islamic and non-Islamic cultures. In Islam, Raihan is seen as a blessed and honorable name, reflecting the qualities of a devout and righteous individual. Outside of the Islamic context, the name Raihan is appreciated for its unique sound and meaning, making it a popular choice for parents seeking an uncommon yet meaningful name for their baby boy.

Origin: Arabic

Sweet basil.

Related names

Raihan , Raihaan, Raihaana

Other boys names beginning with R


Overall UK ranking: 3451 out of 4789

5 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Raihan

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