Rafay name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Rafay mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rafay

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Massachusetts, U.S. says the name Rafay means "the exalter".
  2. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Rafay means "The Leader".
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Fun Facts about the name Rafay

  • How Popular is the name Rafay? Rafay is the 26,211th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Rafay have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 223 babies born with the first name Rafay in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rafay to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rafay? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1996 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Rafay born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rafay was in 2009 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Random Rafay Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rafay is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Rafay: The name spelled backwards is Yafar. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Faayr. How do you pronounce that?
  • Rafay name meaning

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