An modern name created by combining Rae, which comes from Raymond and means “wise protection,” and Lyn, this is a great name for a girl who will protect her young siblings from playground bullies. (Even if she steals cookies from them later on.)
Rae, Lyn, Lynn, Linny.
Famous people named Raelyn:
Famous Raelyns: Singer-songwriter Raelyn Nelson; philanthropist and activist Raelyn Campbell; actresses Raelyn Saalman and Raelyn Hennessee.
Variations of this name include Rae, Raelene, and Raylene.