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Riya is a riveting name that hooks you like a good song. That's not surprising once you know that Riya means “singer.” This lyrical name is a beautiful choice for a baby girl and is a wonderful Hindu name to consider for your bundle of joy. The name Riya is most closely associated with being a singer. It is also associated with jewels and riches.

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Nicknames for Riya

The name Riya is considered a glamorous, gorgeous name in Hindu cultures. It's not a common name and leans more toward the unique side of names heard in 2023. We've compiled a fun list of nicknames for you to consider when it comes to the Riya in your life:

Riya Name Details

Style: Classic

Gender: Riya is usually considered to be a girls name

Pronunciation: Ree-uh

Syllables: Two

Alternative Spelling Riya

Riya Name Popularity

According to the Social Security Administration index, Riya made the list of the top 1,000 names for girls every year from 2002 to 2017.

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Great Middle Names for Riya and Their Meanings

  • Adya (unparalleled)
  • Amala (pure, spotless)
  • Astrid (divinely beautiful)
  • Enid (spirit, life)
  • Kellyanne (lively)
  • Marie (star of the sea)
  • Shannon (old river)
  • Tanya (fairy queen)
  • Valerie (strength)
  • Viha (heaven)

Famous People Named Riya

  • Riya Sen (Indian actress and model)
  • Riya Shukla (Indian actress)
  • Riya Somani (character in “Half Girlfriend”)
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