Rainer

Colors Related to this Name: Green, Cream

Qualities Related to this Name: Diplomatic, Sensitive

Popularity: This name is unique in the US. Ranking #3924 in 2013 and #3182 in 2014.

Famous People

Rainer Ptacek (Singer)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Variant of Rayner, a patronymic surname from a medieval given name from Proto-Germanic *raginą ‎(“counsel by the gods”) + *harjaz ‎(“army”). Also borrowed from modern German.

Meaning(s):

-(last name AAn English and American -comes from the language-)

In German

Origin: Proto-Germanic *raginą ‎(“counsel by the gods”) + *harjaz ‎(“army”). Cognate to Scandinavian Ragnar.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

-(last name patronymic -comes from the language-)

In Estonian

Meaning(s):

-( male name), related with German (Rainer).