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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 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 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rashida" is not a popular baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1989. Across the entire United States a total of only 100 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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.

Arabic

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.

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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Alternative Meanings

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

S is for strength, there when needed.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

Your name in reverse order is "Adihsar". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Sadrahi". 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 Jan 22, 2012

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 Yugoslavia approximately on 1225. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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