in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: American
- Meaning: Form of Shannon or Shana
- #1378 All Time
How popular is the name "Shanna" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Shanna? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 28,235 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 first appeared 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 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shanna" ranks #95 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Alaska. Imagine that, 9 babies in Alaska have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of 1,806 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
What does the name "Shanna" mean?
Shanna (American): Form of Shannon or Shana
The name "Shanna" is of American origin and it means "Form of Shannon or Shana". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.
S is for serene, your calm time.
H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.
A is for agreeable, the best side of you!
N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.
N is for neatness, your orderly way.
A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.
Your name in reverse order is "Annahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aannhs". 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.
Where is the name Shanna popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Shanna in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Shanna
Past life for Shanna born Oct 5, 1945
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 Central England approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.
You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Name poster for Shanna
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