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3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shanita

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Alt. Meaning

S is for special, you are, you know!

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

A is for articulate, a regular wordsmith

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

I is for infinite, are your possibilities

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

A is for adventure, take a new one today

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1959 6 6 0
1961 7 7 0
1963 10 10 0
1965 6 6 0
1966 17 17 0
1967 13 13 0
1968 15 15 0
1969 28 28 0
1970 38 38 0
1971 46 46 0
1972 62 62 0
1973 86 86 0
1974 92 92 0
1975 109 109 0
1976 126 126 0
1977 105 105 0
1978 184 184 0
1979 148 148 0
1980 175 175 0
1981 166 166 0
1982 170 170 0
1983 180 180 0
1984 144 144 0
1985 172 172 0
1986 153 153 0
1987 164 164 0
1988 142 142 0
1989 170 170 0
1990 145 145 0
1991 128 128 0
1992 99 99 0
1993 76 76 0
1994 45 45 0
1995 45 45 0
1996 34 34 0
1997 21 21 0
1998 21 21 0
1999 11 11 0
2000 18 18 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 7 7 0
2003 8 8 0
2004 10 10 0
2005 10 10 0
2006 7 7 0
2007 7 7 0
2008 10 10 0

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Popularity of Shanita as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Shanita

  • How Popular is the name Shanita? Shanita is the 4,797th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shanita have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,449 babies born with the first name Shanita in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shanita to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shanita? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1959 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Shanita born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shanita was in 1978 with a total of 184 babies.
  • Random Shanita Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shanita ranks 125th in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 5 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Shanita: Your name in reverse order is Atinahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sainhat. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shanita born Oct 28, 1948

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 Southern New Zealand approximately on 1650. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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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).