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

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Origin and Meaning of Shaheer

User Submitted Origins

     Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Pakistan, the name Shaheer means "Famous".
  • A submission from India says the name Shaheer means "Well Known" and is of Arabic origin.
  • A user from New York, United States says the name Shaheer is of Arabic origin and means "Well Known".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Shaheer

Shaheer Sheikh is an actor, lawyer, and model. He was most active from 2009 to present. Shaheer was given the name Sheikh Shaheer Nawaz on March 26th, 1984 in Jammu and Kashmir, India.


Shaheer McBride is a football player. His career lasted from 2010 to 2010. Shaheer was born on February 8th, 1985 in Chester, Pennsylvania.


Shaheer Bin Hamzah is an athlete for the Melaka Tengah FC.


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International Interest for Shaheer

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Fun Facts about the name Shaheer

  • How Popular is the name Shaheer? Shaheer is the 19,990th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shaheer have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 353 babies born with the first name Shaheer in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shaheer to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shaheer? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1994 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Shaheer first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shaheer is Friday, October 17th, 1924.
  • What year had the most people named Shaheer born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shaheer was in 2005 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Random Shaheer Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shaheer is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Shaheer: Your name in reverse order is Reehahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ehearhs. How do you pronounce that?

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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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