Ray meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Ray No. of characters: 3 Gender: BoyOrigin: English Old High German
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Meanings: Regal Counsellor Abbreviation of Raymond Advice Beam of Light Grace Well Advised Protector Wise Protector Dear Brook Abbreviation of R English short form of Raymond (meaning composition of "advice" and "protector"). Namesakes: Ray Charles, American jazz musician.

Ray was ranked 617 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.49% from its previous ranking of 602 in 2015. Ray was ranked 935 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 2.20% from its previous ranking of 956 in 2015. Diminutive of Raymond. Comes from the Germanic "ragin and mund" Means: "Board and protector" If feast on January 7.. The psychological balance and intellectel is their essential characteristic. Ray are dynamic, cheerful, enterprising, patient and stubborn. These are good living, full of good sense, who can enjoy life. Their enthusiasm and sympathy attracts many friends. With women,Rayare shy and awkward. Ray are very attached to things and simple people.

Full form of Ray : Reserved Ambitious Youthful

Ray is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 526 in 2015. Only 669 people have Ray as their first name. Ray is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Ray is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1888 and ranked 617 (0.008194% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 207147 people wear Ray as their first name. Ray is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1880 and ranked 617 (0.008194% bearer) in 2016 in US. Only 207147 people have Ray as their first name. Ray is not a native United States and Ray may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.057309% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Ray
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Expression number of Ray is 8.

Ray has the potential to attain power and authority in their life. Ray are skilled and efficient who enjoys rivalries and Ray does not back away from working hard to achieve what they have resolved in their mind

Names that rhyme with Ray Famous people named Ray
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Aloha Wray in Irish Luck as Actress
Erika Toraya in Trial by Dates as Actress
Susan Ray in Soft Kissable Feet as Actress
Names like Ray Ray Namesakes Related Names: Ray Raya Rayaan Rayah Rayahi Rayahna Rayan Rayana Rayanah Rayane Rayann Rayanna Rayannah Rayanne Rayansh Rayanthony Rayauna Raybert Raybon Rayborn Posts having Ray: Comments :Ruby Ye Ray is an English masculine first name. It can be, among other things by the first name Raymond derived. Raymond is the French and English version of the masculine name Raimund. People named Ray are Amy Ray (1964-), American singer, Andrew Ray (1890-1970), French politician, Ray Charles (1891-1943), American actor, Ray Charles (1953-), American sculptor, Didier Ray , French cartoonist, Gene Anthony Ray (1962-2003)- an American actor and dancer, James Earl Ray (1928-1998)- a convicted for the murder of Martin Luther King, John Ray (1887-1964)- a French-language Belgian writer. Popularity of Ray
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Other variants of Ray :Raginmund Raimund Erramun Ramon Raimo Reima Raymond Reimund Réamann Redmond Redmund Raimondo Raimonds Remao Mao Raimondas Rajmund Raimundo Raymundo Ramón  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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