The name comes directly from the Kurdish and Turkish word for rain.
It is currently the 39th most popular male name in Turkey, (2008) and the 376th most popular male name in Germany, (2011).
Raviv is the masculine form while Raviva is the feminine, Raviv comes directly from the Hebrew word for rain רָבִיב. Rain in Israel is usually associated with the fall and winter months. The name is borne by Raviv Ullman an American actor and rapper.
Meaning: “possessing drops of rain.”
Coincidentally the name is also an Indian male name, though of a completely different meaning, origin and pronunciation. Pronounced (IN-druh) it is from a Sanskrit source, composed of the elements indu इन्दु meaning ” a drop,” and र ra meaning “possession.” The meaning is in reference to having ownership over raindrops and it is the name of the Hindu warrior god of the sky and rain. He is the Chief god of the Hindu text the Rig Veda.
Meaning: “rain clouds”
Meaning: “rain; restoring rain”
The name comes directly from the Basque word for rain.