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Pronunciation of Shana
How popular is the baby name Shana in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the popularity of the Shana baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 29,478 babies born with the name Shana in the United States. That's more than enough Shanas to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1937 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shana" was in 1984 with a total of 1,559 babies. (That's a lot of baby Shanas)
According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shana" ranks #91 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Kansas. Imagine that, 35 babies in Kansas have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of 1,511 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Shana popular?
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Shana" mean? The list below shows the origins of Shana as well as things modernly associated with the name Shana such as celebrities named Shana.
Origin and Meaning of Shana
The name "Shana" is of American origin, and it means "God is gracious". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Other Inspirations for the Name Shana
S is for select, as few are chosen.
H is for hand, that you always give.
A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.
N is for nice, need I say more?
A is for accomplished, in all that you do.
Your name in reverse order is "Anahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aasnh". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Shana born Oct 17, 1941
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 1650. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.
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.