Sha

First Name
756
in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sha

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     English
44%
     Japanese
22%
     Indian (Sanskrit)
11%
     Arabic
11%
     Chinese
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Alt. Meaning

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

Notable Persons Named Sha

Sha Money XL is a hip hop music and contemporary r&b record producer. Sha was given the name Michael Clervoix on February 11th, 1976 in Hollis, Queens, New York, U.S.

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Sha was born on October 21st, 1987.

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Sha Zukang is an Under Secretary General, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, and United Nations. Sha was born on September 24th, 1947.

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Sha Stimuli is an east coast hip hop rapper, high school basketball coach, and rapping. He has had major accomplishments since 2003. Sha was given the name Sherod Khaalis on August 9th, 1978. Sha is also known as The Present, S.T.I., and Stimuli.

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Sha Lah Phan is a Karen National Union. Sha was born on July 5th, 1943 in Tawgyaung, Maubin District, British Karen.

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Sha is a pop music, dance music, rhythm, and blues singer and singing. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Sha was given the name Grazia di Fresco on May 7th, 1979.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Sha

Zhi was born in 1956.

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Big Sha is a hip hop music rapping and record producer. His most notable accomplishments were from 1994 to 1994. Big was given the name Mihail Stanislavov Mihaylov on December 27th, 1972. Big is also known as Misho Shamara and Big Sha.

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Menghai was born on June 11th, 1900. He left this life in 1992.

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Sha is a pop music, dance music, rhythm, and blues singer and singing. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Sha was given the name Grazia di Fresco on May 7th, 1979.

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Xiao was born on June 15th, 1992 in Rongjiang County.

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He holds the title Brahmarishi. Brahmarishi was born as the child of Kavisekhara Dr Umar Alisha on September 9th, 1905 in Rajahmundry. He breathed his last breath on September 24th, 1981.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1962 5 5 0
1963 9 9 0
1966 10 10 0
1967 6 6 0
1968 8 8 0
1969 11 11 0
1970 12 12 0
1971 12 12 0
1972 18 13 5
1973 21 14 7
1974 32 23 9
1975 29 21 8
1976 27 22 5
1977 20 20 0
1978 39 30 9
1979 34 25 9
1980 19 11 8
1981 31 25 6
1982 13 13 0
1983 12 5 7
1984 27 22 5
1985 8 8 0
1986 10 10 0
1987 17 11 6
1988 13 13 0
1989 40 32 8
1990 26 26 0
1991 38 31 7
1992 17 17 0
1993 25 18 7
1994 38 32 6
1995 11 11 0
1996 11 11 0
1997 12 12 0
1998 12 12 0
1999 14 14 0
2000 6 6 0
2001 5 0 5
2002 5 5 0
2003 12 7 5
2004 11 11 0
2005 8 8 0
2012 6 6 0
2013 6 6 0
2015 5 5 0
2017 5 5 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Sha

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Popularity of Sha as a first name

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Popularity of Sha as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sha U.S.
  White 17.39% 64.26%
  African American 2.36% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 75.71% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sha

People with the last name Sha are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Sha

  • How Popular is the name Sha? Sha is the 12,614th most popular name of all time. As a last name Sha was the 23,866th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 756 babies born with the first name Sha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sha to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1962 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sha is Thursday, December 30th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Sha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sha was in 1989 with a total of 32 babies.
  • Random Sha Factoid: According to the 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sha is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1974.
  • Weird things about the name Sha: Your name in reverse order is Ahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sah. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sha? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,058 people with the last name Sha.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sha? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Sha as their last name since less than 1 person in 278k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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