Rayaan - boys name

Rayaan name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 89%

Rayaan name meaning:

The name Rayaan is of Arabic origin and holds significant cultural and religious meaning. It is commonly used as a boy's name and has a deep-rooted spiritual significance in Islam. Rayaan is derived from the Arabic word "Rayyān," which translates to "luxuriant" or "plentiful." In Islamic tradition, it is associated with the name of a gate in paradise. According to Islamic belief, those who fast during the holy month of Ramadan with sincerity and devotion will enter paradise through this particular gate called "Bab Rayaan."

As a name, Rayaan carries connotations of abundance, prosperity, and fulfillment. It symbolizes a reward for one's faith and dedication, evoking a sense of richness and blessings. Parents who choose this name for their son often do so to bestow upon him an auspicious and blessed identity, hoping that he will lead a life filled with happiness, success, and spiritual fulfillment. Rayaan is a name that reflects the Islamic values of devotion, piety, and the pursuit of paradise, making it a meaningful choice for Muslim families.


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Overall UK ranking: 520 out of 4789

75 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Rayaan

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