Richa

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640
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
205
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Richa

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  • A submission from Kenya says the name Richa means "Warrior" and is of Hindi,Greek,Latin origin.
  • According to a user from India, the name Richa is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Refers to a shloka (couplet) or mantra, usually two to four sentences long, found in the Sanskrit religious scriptures, the Vedas.".
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Notable Persons Named Richa

Richa Chadda is an actress. She was most active from 2008 to present. Richa was born in 1982 in Amritsar.

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Richa Sharma is a playback singer musician. Her ongoing career started in 1990. Richa was born Richa Sharma on August 29th, 1980.

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Richa Sharma Dutt was an actress and model. Richa was born in 1963. She breathed her last breath on December 10th, 1996.

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Richa Gangopadhyay is an actor, model (people), actress, and model. Her career lasted from 2009 to 2013. Richa was given the name Antara Gangopadhyay on March 20th, 1986 in New Delhi, India.

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Richa Pallod is an actress, model, and voice artist. She has had major accomplishments since 1997. Richa was born on August 30th, 1980 in Bangalore, India.

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Richa Panai is a film actress. She was most active from 2011 to present. Richa was born Richa Panai on October 29th, 1991 in Lucknow, India. Richa is also known as Swati.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Richa

Curtis Richa is a pop, r&b, dance, country, retronouveau, pop music, rhythm, blues, dance music, and country music songwriter, record producer, artists, repertoire, and chief executive officer. He was most prominent from 2000 to present. Curtis was given the name Curtis Richardson on November 6th, 1972. Curtis is also known as Richardson and Curtis.

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Beto Richa is a civil engineer. Beto was born on July 29th, 1965 in Londrina.

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Ana was born on December 3rd, 1966.

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Ziad was born on September 25th, 1967.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 6 6 0
1970 6 6 0
1974 6 6 0
1977 5 5 0
1978 5 5 0
1980 6 6 0
1981 5 5 0
1984 5 5 0
1986 9 9 0
1987 7 7 0
1988 16 16 0
1989 13 13 0
1990 18 18 0
1991 21 21 0
1992 12 12 0
1993 18 18 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 15 15 0
1996 18 18 0
1997 16 16 0
1998 27 27 0
1999 27 27 0
2000 24 24 0
2001 25 25 0
2002 30 30 0
2003 22 22 0
2004 27 27 0
2005 22 22 0
2006 27 27 0
2007 32 32 0
2008 26 26 0
2009 22 22 0
2010 22 22 0
2011 19 19 0
2012 16 16 0
2013 19 19 0
2014 8 8 0
2015 8 8 0
2016 7 7 0
2017 7 7 0

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Popularity of Richa as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Richa U.S.
  White 76.59% 64.26%
  African American 5.37% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.90% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 9.76% 16.26%

Of Last Name Richa

People with the last name Richa are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Richa

  • How Popular is the name Richa? Richa is the 13,977th most popular name of all time. As a last name Richa was the 90,113th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Richa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 640 babies born with the first name Richa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Richa to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Richa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Richa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Richa is Thursday, February 23rd, 1899.
  • What year had the most people named Richa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Richa was in 2007 with a total of 32 babies.
  • Random Richa Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Richa is not a popular baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Richa: Your name in reverse order is Ahcir. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rhcia. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Richa? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 205 people with the last name Richa.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Richa? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Richa as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m 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).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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