Rita Name Meaning

Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Catalan: from the female personal name Rita, a reduced form of Margharita ‘Margaret’, chosen in particular in honor of a 15th-century Italian saint who bore the name in this form.

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List of People with Surname Rita

According to our database, there are a total of 238 people with the surname Rita. Among these people surnamed Rita, there are about 115 unique names, with an average of 2 people who have the same name. Richard Rita, Joseph Rita and Rita Rita are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Rita, with 9, 8 and 8 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Rita, with a total of 35 people, and there are a total of 28 unique names among these people. Hawaii is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Rita, with a total of 29 people and an average of 24 unique names.