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Ideas are the factors that lift civilization. They create revolutions. There is more dynamite in an idea than in many bombs.John H. Vincent
Germanic ragin "advice" + mund "protector".
- 1886 Mary Elizabeth Braddon: Belgravia Magazine. Item notes:V.60.(July-Oct.1886) page 94:
- An uncle of mine whose name was Cecil Jeffery Courtenay obtained a post of great emolument simply by virtue of his 'pretty' name. Mine, I think, is quite as effective, though it depends upon but one Christian name, Raymond. I am Raymond Courtenay.
- 2006 Janette McCarthy: Hanging on a String: ISBN 0758215819 page 141:
- I thought the name Raymond sounded respectable. Good name for a lawyer.
male given name
- feminine form: Raymonde
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