Rasheed name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Rasheed mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rasheed

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Kuwait says the name Rasheed means "Economic, wise, mature" and is of Arabic origin.
  2. According to a user from Nigeria, the name Rasheed is of Nigerian origin and means "The right path".
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International Interest
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  1. A male given name from Arabic. Variant of Rashid.

Notable Persons Named Rasheed

Notable Persons Named Rasheed

Rasheed Wallace

Rasheed Wallace is a basketball player for the Washington Wizards, Portland Trail Blazers, Atlanta Hawks, Detroit Pistons, Boston Celtics, and New York Knicks. His most notable accomplishments were from 1995 to 2013. Rasheed was born on September 17th, 1974 in Philadelphia.

Rasheed Sulaimon

Rasheed Sulaimon is a basketball player. Rasheed was born on March 9th, 1994 in Houston.

Rasheed Naz

Rasheed was born on September 9th, 1948.

Rasheed Bailey

Rasheed Bailey is a football player for the Jacksonville Jaguars. Rasheed was born on July 29th, 1993 in Philadelphia.

Rasheed Araeen

Rasheed was born in 1935.

Rasheed Masood

Rasheed Masood is an MP6th , 7th , 9th , 10th , 14th _Lok_Sabha, Member of parliament, 6th Lok Sabha, 7th Lok Sabha, 9th Lok Sabha, 10th Lok Sabha, and 14th Lok Sabha. Rasheed was born on August 15th, 1947 in Gangoh, Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rasheed

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rasheed

Anwar Rasheed

Anwar Rasheed is a film director, producer, and film producer. He was most prominent from 2002 to present. Anwar was born on March 19th, 1976 in Kollam.

Gohar Rasheed

Gohar Rasheed is a rj, actor, radio personality, and rjandactor. His most notable accomplishments were from 2007 to present. Gohar was born Gohar Rasheed on May 2nd, 1984 in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. Gohar is also known as Rasheed and Gohar.

Roger Rasheed

Roger Rasheed is a tennis player. Roger was born on March 10th, 1969 in Adelaide, Australia.

Shiju Abdul Rasheed

Shiju Abdul Rasheed is an actor and film actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1994 to present. Shiju was born in Kollam.

Haroon Rasheed

Haroon Rasheed is a cricketer. Haroon was born in Karachi, Pakistan.

Sheikh Muhammad Tahir Rasheed

His most notable accomplishments were from 1993 to 1993. Sheikh was born on April 20th, 1954 in Multan. Sheikh is also known as Tahir Rashid.

  • Aliya Rasheed
  • Ismail Rasheed
    Film Actor

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rasheed U.S.
  White 19.42% 64.26%
  African American 42.88% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 29.59% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.71% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.17% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.23% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rasheed

People with the last name Rasheed are most frequently White, African American, or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Rasheed

  • How Popular is the name Rasheed? Rasheed is the 4,057th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rasheed was the 11,200th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rasheed have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,670 babies born with the first name Rasheed in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rasheed to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rasheed? 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 Rasheed first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rasheed is Friday, September 17th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Rasheed born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rasheed was in 1995 with a total of 220 babies.
  • Random Rasheed Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rasheed is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 11 babies in New York have the same name in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Rasheed: The name spelled backwards is Deehsar. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Deehasr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rasheed? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,822 people with the last name Rasheed.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rasheed? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rasheed as their last name since less than 1 person in 104k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Rasheed name meaning

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