Rashida name meaning

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Origin and Meaning of Rashida

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  1. According to 3 people from all over the world, the name Rashida is of Arabic origin and means "Wise".
  2. According to a user from Nepal, the name Rashida is of Arabic origin and means "Good".
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Notable Persons Named Rashida

Notable Persons Named Rashida

Rashida Jones

Rashida Jones is an actress and writer. She has been prominent since 1997. Rashida was given the name Rashida Leah Jones by her parents Quincy Jones and Peggy Lipton on February 25th, 1976 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Rashida Tlaib

Rashida was born on July 24th, 1976 in Detroit.

Rashida Strober

Rashida Strober is a writer, activist, playwright, and actress.

Rashida Bee


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rashida

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rashida

Hawwa Rashida

Hawwa was born on November 25th, 1992.


Fun Facts about the name Rashida

  • How Popular is the name Rashida? Rashida is the 5,393rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Rashida have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,986 babies born with the first name Rashida in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rashida to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rashida? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Rashida first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rashida is Saturday, May 5th, 1900.
  • What year had the most people named Rashida born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rashida was in 1977 with a total of 338 babies.
  • Random Rashida Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rashida is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 16 babies in New York have the same name in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Rashida: The name spelled backwards is Adihsar. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Aiadrhs. How do you pronounce that?
  • Rashida name meaning

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