What does Rasheed mean?
Rasheed [ra-sheed] as a name for boys. Rasheed's root is Arabic, and the name Rasheed means "rightly guided". Rasheed is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -eed, of Rashid (Arabic): Rashida is used for girls.
Associated with: arabic.
Rasheed▼ has 1 variant: Rasheyd.
Rasheed▼ has 1 more different relation via Rashid: Rasheid.Kreatif forms:
(male) Ramsheed, Rusheed, ..
(female) Rase, Rathe, ..
How popular is Rasheed?
Rasheed is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#13584 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Rasheed for boys. Rasheed was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #719 in the U.S. in 1995, but is not ranked currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Rashid is the only other popular varying form of Rasheed appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Rasheid, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Rasheed was well-received among parents 2 decades ago, but now, the form Rasheed has become less trendy.
Rasheed▼ is pronounced similarly to Rashaad, Rashad and Rashod. Other recommended names are Fahed, Fareed, Hameed, Hasheem, Majeed, Naveed, Rabee, Radferd, Radlee, Rafee, Raheem▼, Rahiem, Ranjeet, Raphael▲, Rashae, Rashane, Rashaun, Rashawn▼, Ravee, Reed▲, Richerd (see Richard), Rislee (see Risley), Ritsherd (see Richard), Saeed, Sayeed, Waleed and Yazeed. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rasheed.