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Shawna

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1941 5 5 0
1942 8 8 0
1943 7 7 0
1944 6 6 0
1946 7 7 0
1947 12 12 0
1948 33 33 0
1949 34 34 0
1950 37 37 0
1951 49 49 0
1952 43 43 0
1953 46 46 0
1954 77 77 0
1955 98 98 0
1956 131 131 0
1957 167 167 0
1958 152 152 0
1959 187 187 0
1960 209 209 0
1961 280 280 0
1962 295 295 0
1963 458 458 0
1964 589 589 0
1965 552 552 0
1966 609 609 0
1967 645 645 0
1968 739 739 0
1969 1,189 1,189 0
1970 1,508 1,500 8
1971 1,422 1,422 0
1972 1,670 1,665 5
1973 1,411 1,403 8
1974 1,672 1,662 10
1975 1,690 1,690 0
1976 1,518 1,510 8
1977 2,089 2,081 8
1978 1,711 1,703 8
1979 1,556 1,548 8
1980 1,436 1,431 5
1981 1,365 1,358 7
1982 1,778 1,770 8
1983 1,460 1,455 5
1984 1,334 1,327 7
1985 1,200 1,200 0
1986 1,199 1,194 5
1987 1,126 1,126 0
1988 1,102 1,102 0
1989 1,007 1,007 0
1990 1,130 1,125 5
1991 988 988 0
1992 910 910 0
1993 848 848 0
1994 794 794 0
1995 612 612 0
1996 536 536 0
1997 463 463 0
1998 445 445 0
1999 386 386 0
2000 340 340 0
2001 313 313 0
2002 250 250 0
2003 250 250 0
2004 190 190 0
2005 177 177 0
2006 139 139 0
2007 136 136 0
2008 121 121 0
2009 88 88 0
2010 91 91 0
2011 69 69 0
2012 62 62 0
2013 49 49 0
2014 41 41 0
2015 43 43 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Shawna baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 45,389 babies born with the name Shawna in the United States. That's more than enough Shawnas to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1941 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shawna" was in 1977 with a total of 2,081 babies. (That's a lot of baby Shawnas)

According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shawna" ranks #93 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, 49 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1984. Across the entire United States a total of 1,334 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Shawna popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Shawna

The name "Shawna" is of American origin, and it means "God is gracious". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Shawna Robinson

Shawna Robinson is a nascar driver. Shawna was born in 1964 in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.

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Shawna Mitchell

Shawna Mitchell is a television survivor. Shawna was born in 1979.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Shawna

Shawna Bader-blau
Shawna Forde
Shawna Lamas
Shawna Watley
Shawna Craig
Shawna Gordon
Shawna Thompson
Shawna Willey

Alternative Meanings

S is for strength, there when needed.

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

W is for warmth, the glow of your friendship.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

Your name in reverse order is "Anwahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Asanwh". 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 Shawna born Feb 22, 1952

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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 Siberia approximately on 525. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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