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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Rahsaan

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Alt. Meaning

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

A is for authentic, be real

H is for handy, the helpful you.

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

A is for achievements, the many over a lifetime

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Notable Persons Named Rahsaan

Rahsaan Roland Kirk was a jazz, hard bop, soul jazz, post-bop, avant-garde jazz, and mainstream jazz saxophone, flute, composer, arrangement, and bandleader. He plays Tenor saxophone, Clarinet, Saxophone, Nose flute, Flute, Cor anglais, Keyboard instrument, and Percussion instrument. He holds the title Flute, Black mystery pipes, and Saxophones. He was most prominent from 1955 to 1977. Rahsaan was given the name Ronald Theodore Kirk on August 7th, 1935 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. He left this life on December 5th, 1977.

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Rahsaan Patterson is a dance-rock, contemporary r&b, soul music, neo soul, hip hop music, and funk singing, songwriter, and record producer. He was most active from 1983 to present. Rahsaan was born on January 11th, 1974.

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Rahsaan was born on February 13th, 1982 in Lynwood, California.

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Rahsaan Noor is an actor, producer, and writer. His most notable accomplishments were from 2013 to present. Rahsaan was given the name Rahsaan Noor Islam on September 24th, 1986 in Chicago, USA.

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Rahsaan was born on August 11th, 1973.

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How popular is the baby name Rahsaan in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1970 9 0 9
1971 53 0 53
1972 71 0 71
1973 116 0 116
1974 98 0 98
1975 80 0 80
1976 99 6 93
1977 79 0 79
1978 98 0 98
1979 39 0 39
1980 31 0 31
1981 30 0 30
1982 20 0 20
1983 28 0 28
1984 17 0 17
1985 13 0 13
1986 49 0 49
1987 21 0 21
1988 14 0 14
1989 12 0 12
1990 13 0 13
1991 19 0 19
1992 16 0 16
1993 33 0 33
1994 28 0 28
1995 19 0 19
1996 25 0 25
1997 55 0 55
1998 39 0 39
1999 19 0 19
2000 30 0 30
2001 28 0 28
2002 28 0 28
2003 17 0 17
2004 18 0 18
2005 17 0 17
2006 16 0 16
2007 17 0 17
2008 18 0 18
2009 16 0 16
2010 18 0 18
2011 12 0 12
2012 15 0 15
2013 13 0 13
2014 10 0 10
2015 7 0 7
2016 16 0 16
2017 13 0 13

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Popularity of Rahsaan as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Rahsaan

  • How Popular is the name Rahsaan? Rahsaan is the 7,961st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Rahsaan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,552 babies born with the first name Rahsaan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rahsaan to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rahsaan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Rahsaan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rahsaan was in 1973 with a total of 116 babies.
  • Random Rahsaan Factoid: According to the 1975 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rahsaan is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1975.
  • Weird things about the name Rahsaan: Your name in reverse order is Naashar. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Naasrah. How do you pronounce that?

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