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since 1880

Shyam

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 5 0 5
1972 6 0 6
1973 7 0 7
1978 9 0 9
1979 6 0 6
1980 7 0 7
1981 5 0 5
1982 10 0 10
1983 9 0 9
1984 8 0 8
1985 18 0 18
1986 19 0 19
1987 13 0 13
1988 9 0 9
1989 10 0 10
1990 12 0 12
1991 14 0 14
1992 21 0 21
1993 26 0 26
1994 15 0 15
1995 24 0 24
1996 19 0 19
1997 23 0 23
1998 30 0 30
1999 20 0 20
2000 27 0 27
2001 26 0 26
2002 21 0 21
2003 29 0 29
2004 24 0 24
2005 34 0 34
2006 22 0 22
2007 19 0 19
2008 21 0 21
2009 18 0 18
2010 19 0 19
2011 17 0 17
2012 6 0 6
2013 16 0 16
2014 17 0 17
2015 8 0 8

Want to know about the popularity of the Shyam baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 669 babies born with the name Shyam in the United States. That's more than enough Shyams 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 1971 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shyam" was in 2005 with a total of 34 babies.

According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shyam" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of only 24 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Shyam popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Shyam

The name "Shyam" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Dark". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Shyam

Shyam Benegal
Shyam Kannan
Shyam Narayanan
Shyam Pathak
Shyam Sankar
Shyam Saran
Shyam Chidamber
Shyam Das
Shyam Giridharadas
Shyam Sundaram

Alternative Meanings

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

H is for happiness, you always bring.

Y is for young, the years never show!

A is for activities, for you have many.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

Your name in reverse order is "Mayhs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ysamh". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shyam born Jul 4, 1954

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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 Arctic approximately on 1475. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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