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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shaia

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  • A user from United States says the name Shaia is of Hebrew origin and means ""Gift"".
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Popularity of Shaia as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shaia U.S.
  White 93.33% 64.26%
  African American 3.33% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.96% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shaia

People with the last name Shaia are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Shaia

  • How Popular is the name Shaia? Shaia is the 42,926th most popular name of all time. As a last name Shaia was the 72,105th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Shaia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 66 babies born with the first name Shaia in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shaia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1982 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Shaia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shaia is Wednesday, February 11th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Shaia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shaia was in 2009 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Shaia: Your name in reverse order is Aiahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hasai. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shaia? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 270 people with the last name Shaia.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shaia? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Shaia as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Shaias Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Shaia born Jan 9, 1924

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Egypt approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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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).