in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Indian (Sanskrit)
- Meaning: Praised, commended
- #4001 All Time
Pronunciation of Shasta
How popular is the name "Shasta" in the U.S.?
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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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shasta" is not a popular baby girl's name in Washington. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of only 194 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 east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Shasta" mean? The list below shows the origins of Shasta as well as things modernly associated with the name Shasta such as celebrities named Shasta.
Origin and Meaning of Shasta
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 self respect, a solid score here.
H is for honest, something you hold dear.
A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.
S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.
T is for tender, loving nature.
A is for accomplished, in all that you do.
Your name in reverse order is "Atsahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ssthaa". 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 Shasta born Nov 21, 1928
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 600. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.
You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
Name poster for Shasta
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