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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 Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop one with middles ... BOYS :)".

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

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Famous People Named Rhodes

(David) Rhodes, English singer-songwriter
Rhodes Emilio (b. 2015), son of actress Sara Gilbert
Charlie Rhodes Afifi (b. 2010), son of actress Sarah Chalke
Cecil John Rhodes, English-born mining magnate; 7th Prime Minister of the Cape Colony; founder of the Rhodes Scholarship

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)