Raine Name Meaning

English and French: from a short form of any of the various Germanic personal names formed with ragin ‘counsel’ as the first element (see, for example, Raymond, Reynold). English: from the medieval female personal name Rayne (from Old French reine ‘queen’, Latin regina). English and French: nickname from Old French raine ‘frog’ (Latin rana). Scottish: habitational name from a place called Rayne in Aberdeenshire, so named from an English dialect term meaning ‘strip of land’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Raines, Maine, Paine, Laine, Reine, Rainey, Rain, Cain, Racine, Caine

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Raine Family Origin

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Raine Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Employee C. De Fed

    9%
  • Finisher

    9%
  • Gardener

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Raine family was Gardener. The most common Raine occupation in Canada was Farmer. 36% of Raine's were Farmers. Farmer, Employee C. De Fed and Finisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raine.

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Between 1949 and 2004, Raine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Raine in 1949 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raine

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