Name: Rita

Origin and Meaning of the Name Rita

  • Meaning:
    Pearl
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  • Meaning:
    Latinate form of Margaret
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  • Meaning:
    True; righteous
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (REE tah)
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