Raisa is a Russian name that has origins in Greek and Yiddish. The name is likely derived from the word “rhaion,” which can be translated to "carefree" or "easygoing." In Yiddish, Raisa means "rose." The name is popular in Brazil and Russia.
Similar Names: Raissa, Raya
Famous Raisa Names: Raisa Gorbachova (wife of Mikhail Gorbachev), Raisa Blokh (Russian poet)