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3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Rashida

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Rightly guided
  • #5022 All Time
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15k Rashad (Arabic)
2k Rashid (Arabic)

How popular is the name "Rashida" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1964550
1969770
197010100
197124240
197218180
197369690
19741011010
19751441440
19762022020
19773383380
19782052050
19791551550
19801531530
19811211210
19821241240
19831051050
198477770
198579790
198693930
198770700
198873730
1989100946
19901141140
199164640
199293930
199366660
199452520
199527270
199642420
199735350
199824240
199918180
200018180
200115150
200219190
200313130
2004990
2005660
200613130
2007990
2008550
200911110
201011110
201210100
201316160
2014660

Want to know about the populiarty of Rashida? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,969 babies born with the name Rashida in the United States. That's more than enough Rashidas to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1964 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rashida" was in 1977 with a total of 338 babies.

According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rashida" is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1984. Across the entire United States a total of only 77 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Rashida" mean?

Rashida (Arabic): Rightly guided

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

R is for realist, the way you are.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

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

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Where is the name Rashida popular?



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

Celebrities named Rashida

Rashida Jones

Rashida Jones is an actress and writer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1997 to present. Rashida was born in 1976 as Rashida Leah Jones in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Past life for Rashida born Nov 10, 1977

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 Germany approximately on 1025. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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