Rishon 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 Rishon mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rishon

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 3 submissions from the United States and India agree the name Rishon means "The First" and is of Hebrew origin.
  2. According to a user from Bahrain, the name Rishon is of Hebrew origin and means "First day God created light".
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International Interest
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From Hebrew ראשון‎ (rishón, “first; primary”).

  1. (physics) A hypothetical fundamental particle in an early preon model.

Fun Facts about the name Rishon

  • How Popular is the name Rishon? Rishon is the 27,353rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Rishon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 205 babies born with the first name Rishon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rishon 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 Rishon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1999 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Rishon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rishon is Tuesday, April 19th, 1921.
  • What year had the most people named Rishon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rishon was in 2006 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Rishon: The name spelled backwards is Nohsir. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Hnrosi. How do you pronounce that?
  • Rishon name meaning

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