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208k
in the U.S.
since 1880
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<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Rhonda

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1910 5 5 0
1914 6 6 0
1915 5 5 0
1917 8 8 0
1918 11 11 0
1919 7 7 0
1921 5 5 0
1922 14 14 0
1924 8 8 0
1925 9 9 0
1926 6 6 0
1927 7 7 0
1928 11 11 0
1929 11 11 0
1930 9 9 0
1931 21 21 0
1932 19 14 5
1933 22 22 0
1934 34 34 0
1935 49 49 0
1936 45 45 0
1937 50 50 0
1938 71 71 0
1939 57 57 0
1940 73 73 0
1941 101 101 0
1942 109 109 0
1943 113 113 0
1944 166 166 0
1945 302 302 0
1946 579 579 0
1947 610 603 7
1948 908 908 0
1949 1,874 1,867 7
1950 2,567 2,567 0
1951 3,221 3,211 10
1952 3,972 3,962 10 #95 girl name
1953 5,043 5,031 12 #85 girl name
1954 6,106 6,097 9 #71 girl name
1955 6,179 6,166 13 #71 girl name
1956 7,546 7,526 20 #62 girl name
1957 8,056 8,041 15 #52 girl name
1958 8,362 8,348 14 #48 girl name
1959 8,876 8,855 21 #45 girl name
1960 9,277 9,260 17 #44 girl name
1961 9,492 9,465 27 #46 girl name
1962 9,825 9,802 23 #45 girl name
1963 9,377 9,353 24 #45 girl name
1964 9,737 9,715 22 #43 girl name
1965 10,982 10,950 32 #37 girl name
1966 9,825 9,804 21 #39 girl name
1967 9,114 9,073 41 #41 girl name
1968 8,290 8,267 23 #42 girl name
1969 7,945 7,918 27 #44 girl name
1970 7,403 7,381 22 #46 girl name
1971 6,675 6,649 26 #46 girl name
1972 5,015 4,999 16 #60 girl name
1973 4,183 4,162 21 #70 girl name
1974 3,538 3,525 13 #86 girl name
1975 3,191 3,167 24 #93 girl name
1976 2,473 2,462 11
1977 2,170 2,162 8
1978 1,730 1,725 5
1979 1,724 1,716 8
1980 1,540 1,534 6
1981 1,363 1,356 7
1982 1,136 1,131 5
1983 945 939 6
1984 844 837 7
1985 668 668 0
1986 639 639 0
1987 607 607 0
1988 463 463 0
1989 406 401 5
1990 373 373 0
1991 314 314 0
1992 270 270 0
1993 245 245 0
1994 193 193 0
1995 141 141 0
1996 109 109 0
1997 124 124 0
1998 71 71 0
1999 108 108 0
2000 103 103 0
2001 69 69 0
2002 72 72 0
2003 62 62 0
2004 57 57 0
2005 44 44 0
2006 44 44 0
2007 34 34 0
2008 34 34 0
2009 27 27 0
2010 33 33 0
2011 20 20 0
2012 32 32 0
2013 23 23 0
2014 32 32 0
2015 18 18 0

Fun Facts about the name Rhonda

  • How many people with the first name Rhonda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 208,482 babies born with the first name Rhonda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rhonda to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 186,340 (as of November 7, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rhonda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Rhonda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rhonda is Saturday, December 25th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Rhonda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rhonda was in 1965 with a total of 10,950 babies. That's a lot of babies named Rhonda!
  • Random Rhonda Factoid: According to the 1961 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rhonda ranks 48th in popularity as a baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, 848 babies in California have the same name as you in 1961.
  • Weird things about the name Rhonda: Your name in reverse order is Adnohr. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahdnro. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Rhonda as a first name

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Common last names for Rhonda

  • Smith
  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Brown
  • Thomas
  • Miller
  • Davis
  • Robinson
  • Taylor
  • Martin
  • Clark
  • Campbell
  • Green
  • Evans

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Rhonda" mean? The list below shows the origins of Rhonda as well as things modernly associated with the name Rhonda such as celebrities named Rhonda.

English

Origin and Meaning of Rhonda

The name "Rhonda" is of English origin, and it means "Noisy". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Modern coinage explained as Welsh rhon (“pike, lance”) + da (“good”)

  1. A female given name.

Rhonda Shear

Rhonda Shear is a pageant titleholder with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1970 to present. Rhonda was born in 1954 as Rhonda Honey Shear in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.

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Rhonda Singh

Rhonda Singh is a professional wrestler. Rhonda was born in 1961 as Rhonda Ann Sing in Calgary, Alberta.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Rhonda

Rhonda Allison
Rhonda Byrne
Rhonda Fleming
Rhonda Mccullough
Rhonda Vincent
Rhonda Patrick
Rhonda Ross Kendrick
Rhonda Rousey Fight

What does the name Rhonda mean?

Ris for relish, you seek a challenge.

His for handy, the helpful you.

Ois for openness, it's refreshing!

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

Dis for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

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