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 Shanu

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     Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from India, the name Shanu is of English origin and means "Fire".
  • A user from India says the name Shanu means "Fire".
  • A submission from India says the name Shanu means "Fire" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • According to a user from Australia, the name Shanu means "Mercifully Merciful".
  • A submission from India says the name Shanu means "A good girl" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Shanu

Shanu Lahiri was a painter, art educator, and visual arts education. Shanu was given the name Shanu Mazumdar on January 23rd, 1928 in Kolkata. She left this life on February 1st, 2013.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Shanu

Herzekiah was born in 1858 in Lagos. He breathed his last breath in 1905.


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Fun Facts about the name Shanu

  • When was the first name Shanu first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Shanu is Wednesday, April 14th, 1971.
  • How unique is the name Shanu? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Shanu. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Shanu: Your name in reverse order is Unahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Uhsna. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shanu born Apr 15, 1972

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Saudi Arabia approximately on 1050. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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