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since 1880
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in 2010
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From Middle English rake (“path”), from Old Norse rák (“trail”), from Proto-Germanic *rēkō, *raką, *rakō, *rakǭ (“file of tracks, line”), from Proto-Indo-European *(o)reg'-, *(o)reg'a- (“to straighten, direct”). Cognate with Icelandic rák (“streak, grazing”), Icelandic raka (“strip, series”), Norwegian røk (“grazing”), Norwegian rak (“wick”), Old English race, racu (“a run, riverbed”).

  1. (in Scotland and Northern England) A walk, or a journey taken on foot; the movement of animals while grazing; the pastureland over which animals graze

Notable Persons Named Raik

Raik was born on October 12th, 1968.


Raik was born on February 19th, 1968 in Leipzig.


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Fun Facts about the name Raik

  • How unique is the name Raik? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Raik was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Raik: Your name in reverse order is Kiar. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Akir. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Raik born Oct 8, 2001

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Borneo approximately on 1225. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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