Name: Rainier

Origin and Meaning of the Name Rainier

  • Meaning:
    Wise army
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Wise army
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (ren YEH); (ray NEER)
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Miscellaneous Info for Rainier

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  • Used in:
    English and French speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Derived from the Old German Raganher, a compound name composed from the elements ragan (counsel, advice) and hari, heri (army).

    A famous bearer of the name was the late prince of Monaco, Rainier Grimaldi.

    Mount Rainier is a composite volcano in the state of Washington in the US. The mountain and surrounding area are protected by Mount Rainier State Park. Mount Rainier is the most prominent mountain in the contiguous United States.

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