in the U.S.
Gender: Neutral. Ranked #13676 most popular
What does the name "Shiva" mean?
Shiva (Persian): Beauty
The name "Shiva" is of Persian origin and it means "Beauty". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.
S is for sweetheart, you really are!
H is for happiness, you always bring.
I is for impress, for impress you will.
V is for valor, your strength.
A is for altruism, the unselfish you.
Your name in reverse order is "Avihs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Siavh". 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 "Shiva" in the U.S.?
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 first appeared 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 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shiva" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2002. Across the entire United States a total of only 28 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 east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Past life for Shiva born Oct 8, 1936
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 Northern England 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 solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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