Gender: Feminine
Origin: Finnish
Meaning: “pussy willow; goat willow.”

The name comes directly from the Finnish, raita, meaning “pussy willow; goat willow.”

The designated name-day is April 1.


  1. http://www.nordicnames.de/wiki/Raita
  2. http://www.behindthename.com/namedays/lists/fin.php

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