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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Sharifa

  • Gender: Girl
  • #15155 All Time
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How popular is the name "Sharifa" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1967550
1970550
1971550
1972660
1973990
197423230
197512120
197625250
197713130
197823230
197918180
198023230
198127270
198227270
198318180
198417170
198522220
198619190
198720200
198821210
198919190
199012120
199126260
199216160
199323230
199412120
1995660
1996990
1998880
1999770
2001660
2002550
2004550
2007770
2008770
2011660
2014880

Want to know about the populiarty of Sharifa? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 520 babies born with the name Sharifa in the United States. That's more than enough Sharifas to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name first appeared in the year 1967 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sharifa" was in 1981 with a total of 27 babies.

According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sharifa" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1978. Across the entire United States a total of only 23 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Sharifa" mean?

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

A is for activities, for you have many.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

I is for ideals, no higher!

F is for fabulous, yes the fabulous you!

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

Your name in reverse order is "Afirahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hisfara". 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 Sharifa popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Sharifa in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Sharifa born May 27, 1924

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 Southern New Zealand 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. 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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