[ 2 syll. ras-hid, ra-sh-id ] The baby boy name Rashid is pronounced as Raa-SHIY-D †. Rashid is used chiefly in the English, Arabic, Indian, Iranian, and Swahili languages, and its origin is Arabic. The name's meaning is rightly guided, of true faith, mature.
In addition, Rashid is a variant of the name Rashad (Arabic and English) in the English language.
The name Rashida (Arabic and Swahili) is the female form of Rashid.
Rashid has 18 variants that are used in English and other languages. Variants used in English include Abdul Rasheed, Raashid, Rascheed, Raschid, Raschyd, Rashead, Rasheed (used in Arabic, Indian, and Iranian too), Rasheid, Rasheyd, Rashida, Rashidah, Rashied, Rashieda, Rashîd, Rashyd, and Raushaid. Rashidi (African, Hausa, and Swahili) and Rushdi (Arabic) are foreign variants of Rashid.
Rashid is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Rashid include Raashid, Rasheed, Ra'id, Raashad, Rachad, Rachid, Raghead, Ragheed, Ragheid, Raghid, Raghied, Rajat, Rajeet, Rajeit, Rajit, Rajyt, Rascheed, Raschid, Rashaad, and Rashad.
† Pronunciation for Rashid: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"