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Popularity
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Shanita

  • Gender: Girl
  • #4637 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Shanita in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1959 6 6 0
1961 7 7 0
1963 10 10 0
1965 6 6 0
1966 17 17 0
1967 13 13 0
1968 15 15 0
1969 28 28 0
1970 38 38 0
1971 46 46 0
1972 62 62 0
1973 86 86 0
1974 92 92 0
1975 109 109 0
1976 126 126 0
1977 105 105 0
1978 184 184 0
1979 148 148 0
1980 174 174 0
1981 166 166 0
1982 170 170 0
1983 180 180 0
1984 144 144 0
1985 172 172 0
1986 153 153 0
1987 164 164 0
1988 142 142 0
1989 170 170 0
1990 145 145 0
1991 128 128 0
1992 99 99 0
1993 76 76 0
1994 45 45 0
1995 45 45 0
1996 34 34 0
1997 21 21 0
1998 21 21 0
1999 11 11 0
2000 18 18 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 7 7 0
2003 8 8 0
2004 10 10 0
2005 10 10 0
2006 7 7 0
2007 7 7 0
2008 10 10 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Shanita baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,448 babies born with the name Shanita in the United States. That's more than enough Shanitas to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1959 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shanita" was in 1978 with a total of 184 babies.

According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shanita" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of only 45 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Shanita popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Shanita

Shanita Ashton
Shanita Brown
Shanita Burney
Shanita Jackson
Shanita Johnson
Shanita Jones
Shanita Rush
Shanita Williams
Shanita Latrice Cunningham
Shanita Sidbury

Alternative Meanings

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

A is for able, for you surely are.

N is for nice, need I say more?

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

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

Your name in reverse order is "Atinahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Inasath". 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 Shanita born Oct 24, 1971

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 Mexico approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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