First Name
786
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys
On This Page

How to Pronounce Shamaya

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

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Shamaya mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Shamaya

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Shamaya to us below

Alt. Meaning

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

A is for adorable, how precious

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

A is for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

Notable Persons With the Last Name Shamaya

Otep Shamaya is an alternative metal, nu metal, and extreme metal singer-songwriter, actor, poet, writer, painting, and singing. Her ongoing career started in 2000. Otep was born on November 7th, 1979.

Popularity:

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

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1980 8 8 0
1981 6 6 0
1982 8 8 0
1983 11 11 0
1984 6 6 0
1985 6 6 0
1987 6 6 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 15 15 0
1990 16 16 0
1991 11 11 0
1992 11 11 0
1993 18 18 0
1994 10 10 0
1995 11 11 0
1996 17 17 0
1997 22 22 0
1998 24 24 0
1999 32 32 0
2000 39 39 0
2001 35 35 0
2002 33 33 0
2003 48 48 0
2004 44 44 0
2005 47 47 0
2006 57 57 0
2007 49 49 0
2008 29 29 0
2009 27 27 0
2010 24 24 0
2011 25 25 0
2012 22 22 0
2013 15 15 0
2014 10 10 0
2015 14 14 0
2016 9 9 0
2017 13 13 0

Where is the name Shamaya popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Shamaya as a first name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Shamaya as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in Georgia, Florida, or North Carolina.

Fun Facts about the name Shamaya

  • How Popular is the name Shamaya? Shamaya is the 12,286th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shamaya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 786 babies born with the first name Shamaya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shamaya 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 Shamaya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1980 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Shamaya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shamaya is Sunday, July 1st, 1906.
  • What year had the most people named Shamaya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shamaya was in 2006 with a total of 57 babies.
  • Random Shamaya Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shamaya is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Shamaya: Your name in reverse order is Ayamahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Amsayha. How do you pronounce that?

What Shamayas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Shamaya born Apr 19, 1976

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 USA South-West approximately on 1025. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

Name poster for Shamaya

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

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • 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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.