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River Meaning, Pronunciation & Popularity

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River means "Flowing Water".

The name River's origin is Australian.

River is a Unisex name primarily used as a Last Name.

River is commonly found in United States of America, Peru, United Kingdom (UK), and 79 more countries.

River Pronunciation

Pronounce River as R IH V ER.

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River Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name River is recorded 2,683 times globally, ranking it as the 16,349th most common name worldwide..

River is most prevalent in United States of America, with 692 occurrences, making it the 3,915th most popular name in the country.

In Bolivia (Plurinational State of), the name River is found among 1 in every 2613 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

List of countries the name River is found

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United States of America#3,9151 : 2,614
Peru#2,4371 : 3,536
United Kingdom (UK)#3,9891 : 3,097
Colombia#6,5211 : 7,912
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)#2,0721 : 2,613
Hong Kong#2,2901 : 3,626
Mexico#7,8921 : 10,853
Canada#4,6571 : 4,499
Italy#13,4781 : 16,424
South Africa#15,5261 : 37,220
Egypt#26,9041 : 38,233
Argentina#2,5001 : 3,856
Netherlands#6,6921 : 6,775
China#1,0641 : 2,648
Malaysia#16,7321 : 36,863
Taiwan (Province of China)#1,4041 : 4,570
Saudi Arabia#38,8401 : 64,271
France#19,5241 : 31,804
Spain#10,8861 : 16,954
Iraq#25,5281 : 38,453
Brazil#16,1711 : 35,291
Chile#13,3871 : 28,287
Costa Rica#4,6191 : 6,699

List of countries the name River is rarely found

  • United Arab Emirates:19 occurrences
  • Singapore:19 occurrences
  • Kuwait:14 occurrences
  • Russian Federation:14 occurrences
  • Turkey:14 occurrences
  • Bangladesh:13 occurrences
  • Guatemala:12 occurrences
  • Morocco:10 occurrences
  • Macao:10 occurrences
  • Nigeria:9 occurrences
  • Philippines:9 occurrences
  • Algeria:7 occurrences
  • Panama:7 occurrences
  • Uruguay:7 occurrences
  • Botswana:6 occurrences
  • Germany:6 occurrences
  • Ireland:6 occurrences
  • Oman:6 occurrences
  • Sweden:6 occurrences
  • India:5 occurrences
  • Kazakhstan:5 occurrences
  • Belgium:4 occurrences
  • Bahrain:4 occurrences
  • Jamaica:4 occurrences
  • Japan:4 occurrences
  • Libya:4 occurrences
  • Palestine, State of:4 occurrences
  • Qatar:4 occurrences
  • Sudan:4 occurrences
  • Tunisia:4 occurrences
  • Albania:3 occurrences
  • Switzerland:3 occurrences
  • Ecuador:3 occurrences
  • Finland:3 occurrences
  • Israel:3 occurrences
  • Poland:3 occurrences
  • Portugal:3 occurrences
  • Cameroon:2 occurrences
  • Czechia:2 occurrences
  • Luxembourg:2 occurrences
  • Mauritius:2 occurrences
  • Syrian Arab Republic:2 occurrences
  • Yemen:2 occurrences
  • Afghanistan:1 occurrences
  • Austria:1 occurrences
  • Brunei Darussalam:1 occurrences
  • Cyprus:1 occurrences
  • Denmark:1 occurrences
  • Ghana:1 occurrences
  • Greece:1 occurrences
  • Croatia:1 occurrences
  • Haiti:1 occurrences
  • Hungary:1 occurrences
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of):1 occurrences
  • Iceland:1 occurrences
  • Lebanon:1 occurrences
  • Namibia:1 occurrences
  • Serbia:1 occurrences
  • Slovenia:1 occurrences

River popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name River from 1980 to 2022, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

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