Shadrach

First Name
653
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
184
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys
First
Last

How to Pronounce Shadrach

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Texas, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Shadrach?

Meanings and Origins

What does the name Shadrach mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Shadrach

"Shadrach" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "In the bible Shadrach was one of three young Hebrew men who survived being cast into a fiery furnace". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Sha"drach
A mass of iron on which the operation of smelting has failed of its intended effect; -- so called from Shadrach, one of the three Hebrews who came forth unharmed from the fiery furnace of Nebuchadnezzar. (See Dan. iii. 26, 27.
Wiktionary

From Hebrew שַׁדְרַךְ (shadrákh), from a Babylonian language.

  1. (biblical) One of the captives in the Bible that came out of the fiery furnace unharmed.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.

Notable Persons Named Shadrach

Shad is an alternative hip hop rapping and presenter. He plays Guitar and Vocals. He has had major accomplishments since 2005. Shad was given the name Shadrach Kabango on July 18th, 1982 in Kenya. Shad is also known as Shad K..

Popularity:

S. was given the name Shadrach Meshach Lockridge on March 7th, 1913 in Robertson County, Texas. He breathed his last breath on April 4th, 2000.

Popularity:

Shadrach Dingle is a soap character.

Popularity:

Shadrach Eghan is a soccer player for the Stabæk Fotball, IFK Klagshamn, Malmö FF, FC Twente, Jong FC Twente, and Ghana national under-20 football team. Shadrach was born on July 4th, 1994 in Akosombo.

Popularity:

Shadrach Bond was a Governor of Illinois, Delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives from the Illinois Territory, and Delegate to theU.S. House of Representativesfrom theIllinois Territory. His career lasted from 1818 to 1822. Shadrach was born on November 24th, 1773 in Frederick, Maryland. He breathed his last breath on April 12th, 1832.

Popularity:

Shadrach was born on June 30th, 1923. He passed away on July 31st, 1973.

Popularity:

Notable Persons With the Last Name Shadrach

Sadhu Kokila is a musician, actor, and film director. Sadhu was given the name Sahaya Sheelan Shadrach on March 24th, 1966 in Bangalore. Sadhu is also known as Kokila Sadhu.

Popularity:

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

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 5 0 5
1924 5 0 5
1956 7 0 7
1959 7 0 7
1963 5 0 5
1971 10 0 10
1972 9 0 9
1973 10 0 10
1974 11 0 11
1975 8 0 8
1976 5 0 5
1977 13 0 13
1978 6 0 6
1979 9 0 9
1980 12 0 12
1981 9 0 9
1982 6 0 6
1983 12 0 12
1984 10 0 10
1985 7 0 7
1986 8 0 8
1987 15 0 15
1988 8 0 8
1989 8 0 8
1990 10 0 10
1991 10 0 10
1992 7 0 7
1993 13 0 13
1994 25 0 25
1995 14 0 14
1996 15 0 15
1997 14 0 14
1998 14 0 14
1999 22 0 22
2000 21 0 21
2001 18 0 18
2002 14 0 14
2003 16 0 16
2004 22 0 22
2005 20 0 20
2006 25 0 25
2007 19 0 19
2008 26 0 26
2009 16 0 16
2010 17 0 17
2011 15 0 15
2012 17 0 17
2013 17 0 17
2014 15 0 15
2015 17 0 17
2016 9 0 9

Where is the name Shadrach popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Shadrach as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Shadrach as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in Ohio, Maryland, or California.

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shadrach U.S.
  White 72.83% 64.26%
  African American 9.78% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 11.41% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.26% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shadrach

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Shadrach

  • How Popular is the name Shadrach? Shadrach is the 13,584th most popular name of all time. As a last name Shadrach was the 98,553rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Shadrach have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 653 babies born with the first name Shadrach in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shadrach 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 Shadrach? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Shadrach first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shadrach is Wednesday, July 5th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Shadrach born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shadrach was in 2008 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Shadrach Factoid: According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shadrach 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 1994.
  • Weird things about the name Shadrach: Your name in reverse order is Hcardahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hhdraacs. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shadrach? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 184 people with the last name Shadrach.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shadrach? Shadrach is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Shadrach's Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Shadrach

Name poster for Shadrach(click to save the high quality version)

  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.