River: baby girl name meaning and popularity

River

Gee, whatever could this name mean? Oh yes: RIVER. How about that. And like the actual bodies of water that inspired his name, your little River could either be raging or tranquil. Let’s hope for the latter.

Nicknames:

Rea, Riv.

Famous people named River:

Daughters to singers Kelly Clarkson and Melissa Auf der Maur.

Fun facts:

River Phoenix was a (male) child actor in the 1980s.

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