Raban - Meaning of Raban

What does Raban mean?

[ syll. ra-ban, rab-an ] The baby boy name Raban is pronounced as RAABAHN †. Raban is largely used in German and it is derived from Germanic origins. A biblical name, it is derived from the element 'hramn' which is of the meaning raven. Rabanus (Latinized) is an older form of the name. The name was borne by Rabanus Maurus (780-856), a Frankish Benedictine monk.

The name Rabanus (German) is a variant transcription of Raban.

See also the related categories, monk (hermit), biblical, benedictine, german, and raven.

Raban is not widely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Raban include Robben, Raeven, Raiven, Ravan, Rayvan, Rayven, Rayvon, Reuban, Reuben, Reven, Revon, Reyven, Reyvon, Rhaven, Rheuben, Roban, Robson, Roupan, Roupen, and Rouven.

† approx English pronunciation for Raban: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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