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15k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Rashad

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Rightly guided
  • #1932 All Time
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How popular is the name "Rashad" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1973606
197472072
19751190119
19761120112
19773110311
19783530353
19793558347
19803180318
198133914325
19822620262
19832215216
19841840184
19851690169
198648710477
198762012608
198856312551
19896676661
19906815676
19916127605
19925400540
19934790479
19945376531
19954690469
19964170417
19973660366
19983430343
19992650265
20002810281
20013010301
20023410341
20032960296
20042640264
20052190219
20063480348
20074390439
20083790379
20094050405
20103960396
20113200320
20122610261
20132420242
20142340234

Want to know about the populiarty of Rashad? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,593 babies born with the name Rashad in the United States. That's more than enough Rashads to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1973 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rashad" was in 1990 with a total of 676 babies.

According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rashad" ranks #92 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 47 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1991. Across the entire United States a total of 612 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Rashad" mean?

Rashad (Arabic): Rightly guided

The name "Rashad" is of Arabic origin and it means "Rightly guided". It's a name commonly given to boys.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

S is for select, as few are chosen.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

Your name in reverse order is "Dahsar". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ashrad". How do you pronounce that?

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Where is the name Rashad popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Rashad in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Rashad born Oct 7, 1983

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Romania approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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