Shailene

First Name
179
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Shailene mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Shailene

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Alt. Meaning

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

H is for hopeful, you see the bright side of things

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

E is for extra, those little things you do!

Notable Persons Named Shailene

Shailene Woodley is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 1999. Shailene was given the name Shailene Diann Woodley on November 15th, 1991 in San Bernardino County, California, U.S.

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Fun Facts about the name Shailene

  • How Popular is the name Shailene? Shailene is the 28,419th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shailene have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 179 babies born with the first name Shailene in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shailene 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 Shailene? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1991 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Shailene born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shailene was in 2014 with a total of 29 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Shailene: Your name in reverse order is Eneliahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iasheenl. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shailene born Nov 18, 2010

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 Philippines approximately on 775. 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 combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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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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