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Gender: Girl. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 1 (Ranked #11477).

What does the name "Shasta" mean?

Shasta (Indian (Sanskrit)): Praised, commended

The name "Shasta" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and it means "Praised, commended". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

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

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Atsahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hssata". 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.

How popular is the name "Shasta" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Shasta? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,226 babies born with the name Shasta in the United States. That's more than enough Shastas to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1926 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shasta" was in 1979 with a total of 235 babies.

According to the 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shasta" is not a popular baby girl's name in Nevada. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Nevada have the same name as you in 1980. Across the entire United States a total of only 220 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Shasta popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Shasta 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!

Past life for Shasta born Jan 22, 1992

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 Southern Australia approximately on 1725. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

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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