Think Baby Names - logo
Home > Rhoda

Rhoda meaning, girlRhoda

Save Rhoda to list (0)

pinWhat does Rhoda mean?

Rhoda /rho-da/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced ROH-da. It is of Greek and Latin origin, and the meaning of Rhoda is "rose; from Rhodes".

See also Rosa. Rhodes is a Greek island originally named for its roses. Biblical: a servant girl who was one of the early Christian disciples. The name is mostly used in the 18th and 19th centuries.


Rhoda has 8 variants: Rhodeia, Rhodia, Rhodie, Rhody, Roda, Rodi, Rodie and Rodina.

Related girl name: Rose.

Rhoda has 14 more relations via Rosa: Anarosa, Beliarosa, Rosabelle, Rosal, Rosaura, Rose, Rosella, Roser, Rosetta, Rosette, Rosie, Rosina, Rosita and Roza.

Kreatif forms: Rhora, Rhota. [more]

pinHow popular is Rhoda?

Rhoda is a very popular first name for females (#721 out of 4276, Top 17%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#22670 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Rhoda for girls. Rhoda entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its highest position of #185 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Rhoda name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rhoda outside U.S.

Prominent variation forms of Rhoda rated in the Top 1000 are Rose (#194 the previous year), Rosa (#608), Rosie (#844), Rosina, Rosita, Rosella, Rosaura and Rosetta. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.5932%) and is now much less (usage 0.1504%, 74.6% less), with forms such as Rosa, Rhoda, Rosetta, Rosella and Rosita falling out of style. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Rhoda and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Rhoda, Rosa, Rosaura, Rose, Rosella in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Rosetta, Rosie, Rosina, Rosita in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rose, Rosie outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Rhoda is alike in pronunciation to Reda, Reeda, Reida, Rhodea and Rida. Other suggested similar baby names are Rheta, Rhona and Rhonda. These names tend to be less commonly used than Rhoda.