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What does Rhonda mean?

Rhonda \r-honda, rho(n)-da\ as a girls' name is pronounced RON-dah. It is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Rhonda is "good lance". Since the name only became popular in the 20th century, it also possibly derives from the name of the River Rhondda, meaning "noisy", in Wales. In America, there is a well-known Beach Boys's song, "Help Me, Rhonda!"


Variations

Rhonda has 11 variants: Larhonda, Rhondelle, Rhondene, Rhondiesha, Rhonette, Rhonnda, Ronda, Rondel, Rondelle, Rondi and Ronnda.


Popularity

Rhonda is a very prominent first name for females (#137 out of 4276, Top 3%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Rhonda for girls. Rhonda entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its highest position of #46 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

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

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

Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Rhonda and associated names. The only other popular related form of Rhonda is Ronda. Adoption of this girl name reached its apex during the years 1960-1969 and has become much lower since, with the forms Ronda and Rhonda becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Rhonda, Ronda in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rhonda and related baby names outside U.S.


Similar Names

Rhonda is pronounced similarly to Randa. Other recommended similar baby names are Chonda, Rhoda, Rhona and Shonda. These names tend to be less frequently used than Rhonda.

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