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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Rhode

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  1. In Greek mythology, the oldest Oceanid, a daughter of Tethys and Oceanus

Rhode was also found in the following language(s): Latin

Notable Persons Named Rhode

Rhode was born in 1973 in California.


Rhode Lee Michelson was a figure skater. Rhode was born on March 9th, 1943. She breathed her last breath on February 15th, 1961.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rhode

Kim Rhode is an athlete. Kim was born on July 16th, 1979.


Robin Rhode is an artist. Robin was born in 1976 in Cape Town.



Harold Rhode is an Advisor on Islamic Affairs in the Office of the Secretary of Defense. Harold was born on September 19th, 1949 in Philadelphia.


Peter Rhode is an australian rules football player. Peter was born on November 19th, 1964.


Paul was born on September 18th, 1871. He passed away on March 3rd, 1945.


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Popularity of Rhode as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rhode U.S.
  White 91.17% 64.26%
  African American 2.84% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.11% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.19% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.58% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rhode

People with the last name Rhode are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Rhode

  • How Popular is the name Rhode? Rhode is the 85,548th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rhode was the 9,237th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rhode have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Rhode in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rhode? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1989 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Rhode first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rhode is Wednesday, May 26th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Rhode born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rhode was in 1989 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Rhode: Your name in reverse order is Edohr. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rdoeh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rhode? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,523 people with the last name Rhode.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rhode? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Rhode as their last name.

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