Name Rita Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Rita


Rita is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Rita?

Rita is a short form of Margaritha and an Italian variant of Margarete.

What does the name Rita mean?

Rita means “pearl” (from ancient Greek “margarī́tēs/μαργᾰρῑ́της” or Latin “margarita”).

Pronunciation of Rita

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Popularity of the name Rita

The name Rita is ranked #5581 overall.

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