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First Name
520
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Sharifa

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1967 5 5 0
1970 5 5 0
1971 5 5 0
1972 6 6 0
1973 9 9 0
1974 23 23 0
1975 12 12 0
1976 25 25 0
1977 13 13 0
1978 23 23 0
1979 18 18 0
1980 23 23 0
1981 27 27 0
1982 27 27 0
1983 18 18 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 22 22 0
1986 19 19 0
1987 20 20 0
1988 21 21 0
1989 19 19 0
1990 12 12 0
1991 26 26 0
1992 16 16 0
1993 23 23 0
1994 12 12 0
1995 6 6 0
1996 9 9 0
1998 8 8 0
1999 7 7 0
2001 6 6 0
2002 5 5 0
2004 5 5 0
2007 7 7 0
2008 7 7 0
2011 6 6 0
2014 8 8 0

Fun Facts about the name Sharifa

  • How many people with the first name Sharifa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 520 babies born with the first name Sharifa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sharifa to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sharifa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sharifa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sharifa is Monday, August 6th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Sharifa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sharifa was in 1981 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Sharifa Factoid: According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sharifa is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1976.
  • Weird things about the name Sharifa: Your name in reverse order is Afirahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Farshai. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Sharifa as a first name

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Sharifa

Sharifa Abbasi
Sharifa Asma
Sharifa Easmin
Sharifa Fruit
Sharifa Lockridge
Sharifa Rhodes-pitts
Sharifa Gomez
Sharifa Smith
Sharifa Clarke
Sharifa Wellman

What does the name Sharifa mean?

Sis for self respect, a solid score here.

His for handy, the helpful you.

Ais for authentic, be real

Ris for relish, you seek a challenge.

Iis for immaculate, keeping it tidy

Fis for fancy, never just plain you!

Ais for admirers, and all that you have!

Past life for Sharifa born Jul 5, 1935

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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 Borneo approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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