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Sharifa

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How popular is the baby name Sharifa in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1967 5 5 0
1970 5 5 0
1971 5 5 0
1972 6 6 0
1973 9 9 0
1974 23 23 0
1975 12 12 0
1976 25 25 0
1977 13 13 0
1978 23 23 0
1979 18 18 0
1980 23 23 0
1981 27 27 0
1982 27 27 0
1983 18 18 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 22 22 0
1986 19 19 0
1987 20 20 0
1988 21 21 0
1989 19 19 0
1990 12 12 0
1991 26 26 0
1992 16 16 0
1993 23 23 0
1994 12 12 0
1995 6 6 0
1996 9 9 0
1998 8 8 0
1999 7 7 0
2001 6 6 0
2002 5 5 0
2004 5 5 0
2007 7 7 0
2008 7 7 0
2011 6 6 0
2014 8 8 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Sharifa baby name? From 1880 to 2015, 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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sharifa" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 10 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of only 19 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Sharifa popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Sharifa

Sharifa Abbasi
Sharifa Asma
Sharifa Easmin
Sharifa Fruit
Sharifa Lockridge
Sharifa Rhodes-pitts
Sharifa Gomez
Sharifa Smith
Sharifa Clarke
Sharifa Wellman

Alternative Meanings

S is for serene, your calm time.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

F is for fair, always honest and true.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

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

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Past life for Sharifa born Sep 24, 1937

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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 India approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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