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Riya name meaning

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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Riya

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
72%
Arabic
12%
English
11%
Hindu
5%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from India, the name Riya is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Flower, graceful, singer".
  2. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Riya is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Singer. Goddess Laxshmi".
  3. 4 submissions from all over the world agree the name Riya means "Singer" and is of Hindu / Nepali origin.
  4. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Riya means "Glorious Singer" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  5. A submission from New Zealand says the name Riya means "'singer' in Sanskrit. Because the name is Hindu in origin it is rarely used among English-speakers in the Western World. It is common among Indian immigrants to the West but it has yet to be adopted by the general population" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  6. A submission from Nepal says the name Riya means "Singing , it is also one of the names of goddess laxmi".
  7. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Riya is of English origin and means "My best friends".
  8. A submission from the United Arab Emirates says the name Riya means "My friend" and is of Hindi origin.
  9. A user from India says the name Riya is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Graceful".
  10. According to a user from India, the name Riya is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Flower".
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  1. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Riya

Notable Persons Named Riya

Riya Sen

Riya Sen is an actor and model. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to present. Riya was given the name Riya Dev Varma by her parent Moon Moon Sen on January 24th, 1981 in Kolkata.

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Riya Vij

Riya was born Riya Vij on December 14th, 1998 in Delhi.

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Riya

Riya is a musician. She was most active from 2003 to present. Riya was born in 18 in Fukuoka Prefecture.

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Riya Saira

Riya Saira is an actor and actress. She was most active from 2012 to present. Riya was born Riya Saira in 1994.

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Riya Bamniyal

Riya Bamniyal is a model (people), actor, model, and actress. Her ongoing career started in 2007. Riya was born on October 28th, 1987 in India.

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Riya Dey

Riya Dey is an actor and actress. She was most active from 2010 to present.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Riya

Notable Persons With the Last Name Riya

Riya

Riya is a musician. She was most active from 2003 to present. Riya was born in 18 in Fukuoka Prefecture.

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Fun Facts about the name Riya

  • How Popular is the name Riya? Riya is the 3,835th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Riya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,123 babies born with the first name Riya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Riya to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Riya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Riya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Riya is Sunday, August 12th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Riya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Riya was in 2005 with a total of 291 babies.
  • Random Riya Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Riya is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 45 babies in California have the same name in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Riya: The name spelled backwards is Ayir. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ryai. How do you pronounce that?
  • Riya name meaning

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