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Rhian is the short form of the feminine name Rhiannon which is of Welsh origin and is said to mean ‘Great Goddess’. It is a name found in Celtic mythology for a Goddess of horses. Although a very popular name in Wales, the name and its variants are only just starting to spread outside Wales. The name may be popularised by its similarity with the name of R&B singer Rihanna.