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1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Shanaya

  • Gender: Girl
  • #7791 All Time
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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1976550
1978660
1980550
198112120
198212120
1983770
198418180
198519190
198618180
198724240
198818180
198929290
199045450
199144440
199247470
199327270
199414140
199518180
199645450
199726260
199842420
199973730
200060600
200153530
200252520
200347470
200469690
200565650
200648480
200748480
200846460
200940400
201052520
201131310
201237370
20131301300
20141611610

Want to know about the populiarty of Shanaya? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,493 babies born with the name Shanaya in the United States. That's more than enough Shanayas to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shanaya" was in 2014 with a total of 161 babies.

According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shanaya" is not a popular baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of only 24 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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What does the name "Shanaya" mean?

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

Y is for young, the years never show!

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

Your name in reverse order is "Ayanahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aayanhs". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shanaya born Dec 29, 2000

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Sumatra approximately on 1200. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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