Raisa Name Meaning & Origin

Raisa

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Raisa is no way related to Rasa.

Sarai and Raisa are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.

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Meanings and history of the name Raisa

Russian name possibly from Greek rhaion, meaning 'more relaxed'.
Pronounced: rah-EEZ-ah
Means 'rose' in Yiddish.
Pronounced: RYE-zah or RAY-zuh
Feminine form of the Arabic name Rais, meaning 'leader'.
Pronounced: Rah-EE-suh

Famous real-life people named Raisa

Raisa Gorbachev, first lady to former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev

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