Resh

First Name
<100
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since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Resh

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  • A user from Alabama, United States says the name Resh is of Hebrew origin and means "Head".
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  1. The 20th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
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From Proto-Semitic *raʾš- (“head”).

  1. The twentieth letter of many Semitic alphabets/abjads (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others).

resh was also found in the following language(s): Albanian

Notable Persons Named Resh

Resh is a rhythm, blues, soul music, and hip hop music singer-songwriter. He has had major accomplishments since 2003. Resh was given the name Hiresh Haridas on May 26th, 1976. Resh is also known as Reshmonu and Reshmonu (2003-2015).

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Resh Marhatta is an actor, producer, and model. Resh was given the name Suresh Marhatta .

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Resh

Resh is a rhythm, blues, soul music, and hip hop music singer-songwriter. He has had major accomplishments since 2003. Resh was given the name Hiresh Haridas on May 26th, 1976. Resh is also known as Reshmonu and Reshmonu (2003-2015).

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Howard M. Resh is a researcher, author, and farmer. They hold the title Doctor. Howard was born on January 11th, 1941 in Canada.

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Popularity of Resh as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Resh U.S.
  White 96.44% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.53% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.44% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.31% 16.26%

Of Last Name Resh

People with the last name Resh are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Resh

  • How Popular is the name Resh? As a last name Resh was the 22,791st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Resh first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Resh is Sunday, November 5th, 1905.
  • How unique is the name Resh? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Resh. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Resh: Your name in reverse order is Hser. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sehr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Resh? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,124 people with the last name Resh.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Resh? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Resh as their last name since less than 1 person in 263k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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