Rhett

Rhett - A very unique male name



  Nov 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rhett, meaning advice, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1947 on position #1546. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rhett and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rhett? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Rhett. The baby boy name Rhett was given to 486 baby boys in 2012, ranking #506 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,377 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rhett peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 506.



Famous with this name

Rhett Reese
Rhett Nadolny
Rhett Romero


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Rating: 4/5 (10 people)


Rhett is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rhett is currently topping the baby name charts in Oklahoma at position #188 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,294.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Rhett is where you live.


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Rhett origin and meaning

Rhett is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means advice. To see famous people named Rhett, pop culture references for the name Rhett and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rhett

We've found the following names that sound similar to Rhett, sorted by popularity.

Rudy / Reid / Reed / Rod / Rowdy / Rohit / Rito / Roddy / Ruth / Rodd /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012506
2011558
2010603
2009662
2008688
2007703
2006665
2005686
2004750
2003691
2002665
2001720
2000660
1999737
1998643
1997610
1996597
1995688
1994775
1993843
1992817
1991913
1990865
1989796
1988808
1987709
1986909
1985719
1984854
1983717
1982702
1981727
1980757
1979708
1978647
1977577
1976704
1975734
1974785
1973743
1972696
1971688
1970679
1969668
1968722
1967845
1966785
1965915
1964801
1963783
1962803
1961774
1960903
19591066
1958886
19571208
1956985
1955987
19541335
19531097
19521725
19501409
19471546

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Oklahoma188
Louisiana223
Utah280
Kansas281
Alabama293
Georgia298
Nebraska305
Arkansas322
Missouri402
Texas405
Mississippi405
Idaho413
Colorado424
Tennessee431
Florida452
Indiana461
North Carolina481
Wisconsin486
Kentucky489
South Carolina546
Iowa561
Ohio576
Oregon616
Washington662
Virginia670
Illinois716
California734
Arizona802
Michigan993
Pennsylvania1138
New York1294

Even more about Rhett


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Rhett a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Rhett?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Rhett
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 3,377
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1947
2012 births +486

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