What does Rashid mean?
Rashid /ra-shid/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced rah-SHEED. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Rashid is "rightly guided". Rashida is used for girls.
Rashid has 1 feminine form: Rashida.Kreatif forms: Radshid, Rashidda, Rishid. [more]
How popular is Rashid?
Rashid is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#7152 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Rashid and corresponding names. Rasheed is the only prominent varying form of Rashid (outside Top 1000). This boy name reached the height of its popularity in 1995 (usage of 0.281%) and has become significantly less widespread since, with Rasheed becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)