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Shanda

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1946 10 10 0
1948 9 9 0
1949 7 7 0
1950 11 11 0
1951 6 6 0
1952 9 9 0
1953 7 7 0
1954 22 22 0
1955 24 24 0
1956 26 26 0
1957 75 75 0
1958 48 48 0
1959 38 38 0
1960 48 48 0
1961 65 65 0
1962 64 64 0
1963 94 94 0
1964 98 98 0
1965 121 121 0
1966 116 116 0
1967 147 147 0
1968 136 136 0
1969 238 238 0
1970 274 274 0
1971 340 340 0
1972 305 305 0
1973 376 376 0
1974 387 387 0
1975 361 361 0
1976 356 356 0
1977 370 370 0
1978 373 373 0
1979 328 328 0
1980 303 303 0
1981 271 271 0
1982 236 236 0
1983 213 213 0
1984 213 213 0
1985 213 213 0
1986 218 218 0
1987 210 210 0
1988 159 159 0
1989 142 142 0
1990 123 123 0
1991 115 115 0
1992 98 98 0
1993 110 110 0
1994 97 97 0
1995 57 57 0
1996 47 47 0
1997 42 42 0
1998 53 53 0
1999 25 25 0
2000 35 35 0
2001 15 15 0
2002 19 19 0
2003 8 8 0
2004 23 23 0
2005 10 10 0
2006 15 15 0
2007 11 11 0
2008 9 9 0
2009 5 5 0
2011 7 7 0
2014 6 6 0

Fun Facts about the name Shanda

  • How many people with the first name Shanda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,997 babies born with the first name Shanda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shanda to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shanda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Shanda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shanda is Wednesday, November 2nd, 1932.
  • What year had the most people named Shanda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shanda was in 1974 with a total of 387 babies.
  • Random Shanda Factoid: According to the 1970 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shanda is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1970.
  • Weird things about the name Shanda: Your name in reverse order is Adnahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ashand. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shanda? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 112 people with the last name Shanda.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shanda? Shanda is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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Popularity of Shanda as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shanda U.S.
  White 88.39% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.14% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shanda

People with the last name Shanda are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Shanda" mean? The list below shows the origins of Shanda as well as things modernly associated with the name Shanda such as celebrities named Shanda.

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Origin and Meaning of Shanda

The name "Shanda" is of American origin, and it means "God is Gracious". It's a name commonly given to girls.

From Yiddish שאַנדע (shande).

  1. (Jewish) shame; disgrace.

Notable Persons With the Name Shanda

Shanda Sharer

Shanda Sharer was a famous somebody. Shanda was born on June 6th, 1979 in Pineville, Kentucky, USA. She left this life on January 11th, 1992.

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What does the name Shanda mean?

Sis for superb, a great attitude about life.

His for honor, your most valuable possession.

Ais for appreciative, of all you have

Nis for number one, make sure to take care of yourself above all others

Dis for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Ais for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

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