in the U.S.
- Gender: Neutral
- Origin: Persian
- Meaning: Beauty
- #13676 All Time
Pronunciation of Shiva
How popular is the name "Shiva" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Shiva? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 612 babies born with the name Shiva in the United States. That's more than enough Shivas to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shiva" was in 2002 with a total of 22 babies.
According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shiva" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of only 22 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Shiva popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Shiva in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Shiva" mean? The list below shows the origins of Shiva as well as things modernly associated with the name Shiva such as celebrities named Shiva.
Origin and Meaning of Shiva
The name "Shiva" is of Persian origin, and it means "Beauty". It's a name commonly given to girls.
S is for sensitive, another side shows.
H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.
I is for interest, you show in others.
V is for valiant, the way you approach life!
A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.
Your name in reverse order is "Avihs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Iahvs". 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 Shiva born Dec 9, 1974
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 Portugal approximately on 400. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.
As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Name poster for Shiva
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