[ 2 syll. ra-ya, ray-a ] The baby girl name Raya is pronounced as RAA-Yaa- †. Raya is a Slavic and Russian name of Slavonic, Germanic, and Old Greek origin.
Raya is a Slavic diminutive form of the Slavic, English, Russian, and Yiddish name Rayna as well as a Slavic form of the Czech and Slavic name Radka.
Raya is also a Slavic diminutive form of the Slavic, English, Russian, and Yiddish name Rayna as well as a form of the Slavic, Czech, English, German, Polish, and Russian name Raina.
Raya is also a Russian diminutive form of the English, Russian, and Yiddish name Raisa.
See also the related categories, greek, slavic, and russian.
Raya is seldom used as a baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names. Out of the group of girl names directly related to Raya, Rayna was the most popular in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Raya include Raia, Rahi, Rahie, Rahy, Rai, Raii, Rannee, Ranni, Rauha, Rayya, Rea, Reah, Rehann, Rennae, Rennay, Rennee, Rewuri, Rhiah, Ria, and Riah.
† English pronunciation for Raya: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)"