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Gender: Male Meaning of Rhodes: "where roses grow" Origin of Rhodes: Greek

The name Rhodes is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "where roses grow". Rhodes and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

A Greek island and a prestigious scholarship make an upper-crusty first name.

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Famous People Named Rhodes

Cecil Rhodes, British businessman, mining magnate and politician in South Africa, who served as Prime Minister of the Cape Colony from 1890 to 1896
Charlie Rhodes Afifi (b. 2010), son of Sarah Cassandra Chalke
Rhodes Emilio (b. 2015), son of Linda Perry and Sara Gilbert

Pop Culture References for the name Rhodes

Connor Rhodes, Character on TV's "Chicago Med"
Nathan Rhodes, from the movie "Bridesmaids"
Lillian Celia "Lily" Rhodes, character on "Gossip Girl"
Vice Chancellor Rhodes, character in "The 100"

Rhoads, Rhodas

Rhodes's International Variations

Rodas (Spanish)