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Meaning of Names
in the Bible
from Raamah to Ruth


A  -  B  -  C  -  D  -  E  -  F  -  G
H  -  I  -  J  -  K  -  L  -  M  -  N  -  O
P  -  Q  -  R  -  S  -  T  -  U  -  V  -  Z
Raamah
greatness; thunder; some sort of evil

Raamiah
thunder, or evil, from the Lord

Rab-saris
chief of the eunuchs

Rab-shakeh
cup-bearer of the prince

Rabbah
great; powerful; contentious

Rabbi or Rabboni
my master

Rabmag
who overthrows or destroys a multitude

Raca
worthless; good-for-nothing

Rachab
large; extended (name of a woman,
same as Rahab)

Rachal
to whisper; an embalmer

Rachel
sheep

Raddai
ruling; coming down

Ragau
friend; shepherd

Raguel
shepherd, or friend of God

Rahab
proud; quarrelsome (when applied to Egypt)
or
large; extended (name of a woman)

Raham
compassion; a friend

Rakkath
empty; temple of the head

Rakkon
vain; void; mountain of enjoyment

Ram
elevated; sublime

Ramah
elevated; sublime. (same as Ram)

Ramath or Ramatha
raised; lofty

Ramath-lehi
elevation of the jaw-bone
Ramath-mizpeh
elevation of the watch-tower

Ramathaim-zophim
the two watch-towers

Ramiah
exaltation of the Lord

Ramoth
eminences; high places

Raphah or Raphu
relaxation; physic; comfort

Reaiah
vision of the Lord

Reba
the fourth; a square; that lies or stoops down

Rebekah
fat; fattened; a quarrel appeased

Rechab
square; chariot with team of four horses

Reelaiah
shepherd or companion to the Lord

Regem
that stones or is stoned; purple

Regemmelech
he that stones the king; purple of the king

Rehabiah
breadth, or extent, of the Lord

Rehob
breadth; space; extent

Rehoboam
who sets the people at liberty

Rehoboth
spaces; places

Rehpaim
giants; physicians; relaxed

Rehum
merciful; compassionate

Rei
my shepherd; my companion; my friend

Rekem
vain pictures; divers picture

Remaliah
the exaltation of the Lord

Remmon
greatness; elevation; a pomegranate-tree

Remphan
prepared; arrayed

Rephael
the physic or medicine of God

Rephaiah
medicine or refreshment of the Lord

Rephidim
beds; places of rest

Resen
a bridle or bit

Reu
his friend; his shepherd

Reuben
who sees the son; the vision of the son

Reuel
the shepherd or friend of God

Reumah
lofty; sublime

Rezeph
pavement; burning coal

Rezin
good-will; messenger

Rezon
lean; small; secret; prince

Rhegium
rupture; fracture

Rhesa
will; course

Rhoda
a rose

Rhodes
a rose. (same as Rhoda)

Ribai
strife

Riblah
quarrel; greatness to him

Rimmon
exalted; pomegranate

Rinnah
song; rejoicing

Riphath
remedy; medicine; release; pardon

Rissah
watering; distillation; dew

Rithmah
juniper; noise

Rizpah
bed; extension; a coal

Rogelim
a foot or footman

Rohgah
filled or drunk with talk

Romamti-ezer
exaltation of help

Roman
strong; powerful

Rome
strength; power

Rosh
the head; top, or beginning

Rufus
red

Ruhamah
having obtained mercy

Rumah
exalted; sublime; rejected

Ruth
drunk; satisfied


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