What does Rhoda mean?
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.
Related girl name: Rose.more]
How 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)
Prominent variation forms of Rhoda rated in the Top 1000 are Rose (#194 the previous year) and Rosa (#608). Adoption of these forms of Rhoda was widespread during the years 1880-1889 (average #90) and is now much less (#600, 56.1% less), with forms such as Rhoda falling out of style.
Thinking of names?
Rhoda▼ is alike in pronunciation to Radha, Reda, Reeda, Reida, Rhodea, Rida and Rudi. Other suggested similar baby names are Ahuda, Chonda, Doda, Joda, Leoda, Randa, Rhaya, Rhea▼, Rheba, Rheta, Rhia, Rhica, Rhona, Rhonda▼, Rhonnda, Riona, Roba, Roma▼, Rona, Ronda▼, Rora, Roya, Shonda▼, Thada, Theda▼ and Thida. These names tend to be less commonly used than Rhoda.