[ 1 syll. rye, ry-e ] The baby girl name Rye is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced Riy †. Rye has its origins in the Celtic language and it is used largely in English. Rye is a diminutive of the English and Irish Ryan.
See also the related category celtic.
Rye is uncommon as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Rye, Ryan was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Rye include Ree (English), Rhae, Ri, Earie, Ra, Rae (English, Hebrew, and Scandinavian), Ray (English), Raye (English), Rei (Japanese), Rey, Rhi, Rho, Rhue, Rhye, Roo (English), Rou, Roux, Row, Rowe, and Ru.
† Pronunciation for Rye: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"