Rhoda name meaning

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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Rhoda

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from South Africa says the name Rhoda means "'Gift of God' &'rose'(from Greek)" and is of Greek origin.
  2. A user from Nigeria says the name Rhoda means "gift of God".
  3. According to a user from Ghana, the name Rhoda is of African origin and means "God`s precious gift".
  4. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Rhoda means "Gift of God Almighty".
  5. According to 2 people from Cameroon and the United States, the name Rhoda means "rose".
  6. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Rhoda means "Garden of Roses" and is of Hebrew origin.
  7. A submission from Virginia, U.S. says the name Rhoda means "Roses".
  8. A user from Ghana says the name Rhoda means "flower".
  9. A user from Tanzania, United Republic of says the name Rhoda means "Truth and high convincing power".
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From Ancient Greek Ῥόδη (Rhódē, “woman from Rhodes”) or ῥόδον (rhódon, “rose”).

  1. A female given name from Ancient Greek.

Notable Persons Named Rhoda

Notable Persons Named Rhoda

Rhoda Griffis

Rhoda Griffis is an actress and actor. She has had major accomplishments since 1986. Rhoda was born on January 9th, 1965 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Rhoda Morgenstern

Rhoda Morgenstern is a photographer, former costume designer, former window dresser, costume designer, and window dresser.

Rhoda Williams

Rhoda Williams was an actress and actor. Her career lasted from 1937 to 1974. Rhoda was given the name Rhoda Elaine Williams on July 19th, 1930 in Denver, Colorado, US. She died on March 8th, 2006.

Rhoda Mary Abbott

Rhoda was born on January 14th, 1873 in Aylesbury. Rhoda is also known as Rhoda Mary Abbott (full name) and Rhoda Mary Hunt (birth name). She passed away on February 18th, 1946.

Rhoda Dakar

Rhoda was born in 1959.

Rhoda Montemayor

Rhoda was born on May 31st, 1979 in London, United Kingdom. Rhoda is also known as Rhoda and Monty.

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  • Rhoda Broughton
  • Rhoda Holmes Nicholls
  • Rhoda Chase

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rhoda

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rhoda

Hilary Rhoda

Hilary was given the name Hilary Hollis Rhoda on April 6th, 1987 in Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States.

Franklin Rhoda

Matthew Rhoda

Matthew Rhoda is an athlete for the CMAC FC.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rhoda U.S.
  White 91.25% 64.26%
  African American 3.48% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.99% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.80% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.80% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rhoda

People with the last name Rhoda are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Rhoda

  • How Popular is the name Rhoda? Rhoda is the 1,535th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rhoda was the 24,762nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rhoda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 25,741 babies born with the first name Rhoda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rhoda to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rhoda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 73 new born babies.
  • When was Rhoda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rhoda is Tuesday, March 12th, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Rhoda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rhoda was in 1926 with a total of 547 babies.
  • Random Rhoda Factoid: According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rhoda ranks 91st in popularity as a baby girl's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 6 babies in Delaware have the same name in 1920.
  • Weird things about the name Rhoda: The name spelled backwards is Adohr. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Rhdoa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rhoda? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,006 people with the last name Rhoda.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rhoda? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rhoda as their last name since less than 1 person in 294k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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