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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #5022 most popular

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 righteous, you know when you're right.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

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 "Aadishr". How do you pronounce that?

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


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 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rashida" is not a popular baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 14 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1978. Across the entire United States a total of only 205 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 west? 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 their career being from 1997 to present. Rashida was born in 1976 as Rashida Leah Jones in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Past life for Rashida born Jun 10, 2005

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 Northern Africa approximately on 975. 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.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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