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 Shamai

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Alt. Meaning

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

A is for artistic, adding beauty to the world

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for aspirations, many to be attained

I is for inclusive, never leaving others out

Notable Persons Named Shamai

Shamai was born on February 15th, 1922. He died in 1995.


Shamai was born in 1926 in Dublin. He died in 1986.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Shamai


Ya'akov was born on May 22nd, 1940 in Jerusalem.


Eytam Shamai is a sports team member for the Hapoel Marmorek F.C.


Fun Facts about the name Shamai

  • When was the first name Shamai first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Shamai is Tuesday, March 12th, 1895.
  • How unique is the name Shamai? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Shamai. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Shamai: Your name in reverse order is Iamahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aaihsm. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shamai born Jan 22, 1946

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 Scotland approximately on 1800. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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