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since 1880

Shanaya

  • Gender: Girl
  • #7391 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Shanaya in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 5 5 0
1978 6 6 0
1980 5 5 0
1981 12 12 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 7 7 0
1984 18 18 0
1985 19 19 0
1986 18 18 0
1987 24 24 0
1988 18 18 0
1989 29 29 0
1990 45 45 0
1991 44 44 0
1992 47 47 0
1993 27 27 0
1994 14 14 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 45 45 0
1997 26 26 0
1998 42 42 0
1999 73 73 0
2000 60 60 0
2001 53 53 0
2002 52 52 0
2003 47 47 0
2004 69 69 0
2005 65 65 0
2006 48 48 0
2007 48 48 0
2008 46 46 0
2009 40 40 0
2010 52 52 0
2011 31 31 0
2012 37 37 0
2013 130 130 0
2014 161 161 0
2015 171 171 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Shanaya baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,664 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 2015 with a total of 171 babies.

According to the 1991 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 1991. Across the entire United States a total of only 44 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Shanaya popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Shanaya" mean? The list below shows the origins of Shanaya as well as things modernly associated with the name Shanaya such as celebrities named Shanaya.

Other Inspirations for the Name Shanaya

Shanaya Fastje
Shanaya Kapoor
Shanaya Shanaya
Shanaya Tata

Alternative Meanings

S is for special, you are, you know!

H is for hand, that you always give.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Shanaya born May 5, 1934

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 1150. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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