Rihana

First Name
596
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Rihana

"Rihana" is a name of Arabic origin, and it means "Handful of sweet basil". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1983 6 6 0
1985 8 8 0
1986 5 5 0
1989 5 5 0
1990 7 7 0
1991 7 7 0
1992 5 5 0
1993 13 13 0
1994 6 6 0
1995 9 9 0
1998 8 8 0
1999 5 5 0
2000 10 10 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 17 17 0
2003 12 12 0
2004 6 6 0
2005 21 21 0
2006 60 60 0
2007 84 84 0
2008 67 67 0
2009 62 62 0
2010 51 51 0
2011 31 31 0
2012 25 25 0
2013 18 18 0
2014 9 9 0
2015 8 8 0
2016 13 13 0
2017 5 5 0

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Popularity of Rihana as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Rihana

  • How Popular is the name Rihana? Rihana is the 14,632nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Rihana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 596 babies born with the first name Rihana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rihana to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rihana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1983 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Rihana first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rihana is Monday, July 10th, 1905.
  • What year had the most people named Rihana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rihana was in 2007 with a total of 84 babies.
  • Random Rihana Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rihana is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Rihana: Your name in reverse order is Anahir. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hnaari. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Rihana born Dec 8, 1927

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern England approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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