in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: American
- Meaning: Form of Shannon or Shana
- #1391 All Time
Pronunciation of Shanna
How popular is the baby name Shanna in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the popularity of the Shanna baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 28,252 babies born with the name Shanna in the United States. That's more than enough Shannas to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1931 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shanna" was in 1978 with a total of 1,844 babies. (That's a lot of baby Shannas)
According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shanna" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Utah. Imagine that, 30 babies in Utah have the same name as you in 1985. Across the entire United States a total of 1,061 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Shanna popular?
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Shanna" mean? The list below shows the origins of Shanna as well as things modernly associated with the name Shanna such as celebrities named Shanna.
Origin and Meaning of Shanna
The name "Shanna" is of American origin, and it means "Form of Shannon or Shana". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Other Inspirations for the Name Shanna
Shanna Janette Atwood
Shanna Janette Reilly
S is for self respect, a solid score here.
H is for hope, the encouragement you give.
A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.
N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.
Your name in reverse order is "Annahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ahnnsa". 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 Shanna born Jan 15, 1988
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 USA South-West approximately on 1175. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.
Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!