in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Arabic
- Meaning: Rightly guided
- #5022 All Time
Pronunciation of Rashida
How popular is the name "Rashida" in the U.S.?
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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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rashida" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 16 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of only 93 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
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!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Rashida" mean? The list below shows the origins of Rashida as well as things modernly associated with the name Rashida such as celebrities named Rashida.
Origin and Meaning of Rashida
The name "Rashida" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Rightly guided". It's a name commonly given to girls.
R is for reasonable, your understanding way.
A is for able, for you surely are.
S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.
H is for humble, a saintly quality.
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!
A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.
Your name in reverse order is "Adihsar". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aarsihd". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Rashida born Jul 9, 1937
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 Borneo approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Name poster for Rashida
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.