Rhian

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Rhian mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Rhian

"Rhian" is a name of Welsh origin, and it means "Great queen". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Wiktionary

From modern Welsh Rhian.

  1. A female given name.

Uncertain; possibly a modern spelling variant of Ryan.

  1. A male given name.

    Rhian was also found in the following language(s): Welsh

    Notable Persons Named Rhian

    Rhian Sugden is a lingerie, model (people), and actor. Rhian was given the name Rhian Marie Sugden on September 11th, 1986 in Bury, Greater Manchester, England, UK. Rhian is also known as Sugden and Rhian Marie.

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    Rhian Ramos is an actress, commercial model, singer, actor, model (people), singing, and andsinger. She was most prominent from 2006 to 2011. Rhian was given the name Rhian Denise Ramos Howell in Makati. Rhian is also known as Howell and Rhian Denise Ramos (birth name).

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    Rhian Wilkinson is a soccer player for the Portland Thorns FC, University of Tennessee, Ottawa Fury FC, LSK Kvinner FK, Western Mass Lady Pioneers, Surrey United Firefighters, Boston Breakers, Laval Comets, and Canada women's national soccer team. Rhian was born on May 12th, 1982 in Pointe-Claire. Rhian is also known as Wilkinson and Rhian Emilie.

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    Rhian was born in New Zealand.

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    Rhian Benson is a musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to 2003. Rhian was given the name Rhiannon Afua Benson in Accra.

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    Rhian Dodds is a soccer player for the Robert Morris University Illinois, Kilmarnock F.C., Dundee F.C., Hamilton Croatia, and Canada men's national under-20 soccer team. Rhian was born on October 3rd, 1979 in Irvine, North Ayrshire.

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

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    Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
    1977 19 9 10
    1978 7 7 0
    1979 6 0 6
    1980 14 7 7
    1981 13 5 8
    1982 5 5 0
    1983 6 6 0
    1984 5 5 0
    1985 9 9 0
    1986 5 0 5
    1987 5 5 0
    1988 5 5 0
    1989 7 7 0
    1990 14 9 5
    1991 5 5 0
    1993 15 15 0
    1994 10 10 0
    1995 10 10 0
    1996 12 12 0
    1997 19 14 5
    1998 19 19 0
    1999 15 15 0
    2000 26 20 6
    2001 17 17 0
    2002 14 14 0
    2003 30 23 7
    2004 46 36 10
    2005 58 58 0
    2006 35 35 0
    2007 64 59 5
    2008 48 48 0
    2009 46 41 5
    2010 40 33 7
    2011 32 32 0
    2012 37 32 5
    2013 30 24 6
    2014 34 34 0
    2015 35 35 0
    2016 27 22 5
    2017 26 26 0

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    Fun Facts about the name Rhian

    • How Popular is the name Rhian? Rhian is the 11,532nd most popular name of all time.
    • How many people with the first name Rhian have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 870 babies born with the first name Rhian in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rhian to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rhian? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 19 new born babies.
    • When was Rhian first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rhian is Monday, November 21st, 1927.
    • What year had the most people named Rhian born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rhian was in 2007 with a total of 59 babies.
    • Random Rhian Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rhian is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2008.
    • Weird things about the name Rhian: Your name in reverse order is Naihr. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nirha. How do you pronounce that?

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    • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
    • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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