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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Shy

  • Gender: Neutral
  • #17870 All Time
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How popular is the name "Shy" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 7 7 0
1974 10 10 0
1975 9 9 0
1977 6 6 0
1978 5 5 0
1979 7 7 0
1981 6 6 0
1990 7 7 0
1991 5 5 0
1993 13 13 0
1994 22 16 6
1995 17 17 0
1996 16 16 0
1997 37 32 5
1998 15 15 0
1999 14 14 0
2000 21 21 0
2001 23 18 5
2002 21 16 5
2003 16 16 0
2004 7 7 0
2005 14 14 0
2006 12 12 0
2007 15 15 0
2008 18 13 5
2009 12 12 0
2010 11 11 0
2011 7 7 0
2012 14 14 0
2013 5 5 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Shy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 392 babies born with the name Shy in the United States. That's more than enough Shies to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shy" was in 1997 with a total of 32 babies.

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What does the name "Shy" mean?

S is for special, you are, you know!

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Yhs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yhs". 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 Shy born Oct 7, 1959

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 Romania approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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