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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shaya

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Notable Persons Named Shaya

Shaya is a pop music and dance-pop musician. She plays Vocals. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Shaya was given the name Marianna Hansen on February 17th, 1983 in Denmark. Shaya is also known as Shaya.

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Shaya Boymelgreen is a real estate developer. Shaya was given the name JeShayahu Boymelgreen in 1951 in Israel.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Shaya

Shaya is a pop music and dance-pop musician. She plays Vocals. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Shaya was given the name Marianna Hansen on February 17th, 1983 in Denmark. Shaya is also known as Shaya.

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George Shaya is a soccer player for the Dynamos F.C. and Zimbabwe national football team. George was born on October 30th, 1946 in Rhodesia.

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Turki Al Shaya is an athlete for the Al-Sulaibikhat SC.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 5 0 5
1972 5 5 0
1973 5 5 0
1974 10 10 0
1975 6 0 6
1976 6 6 0
1977 9 9 0
1978 13 7 6
1979 20 13 7
1980 20 20 0
1981 18 13 5
1982 26 21 5
1983 12 6 6
1984 16 9 7
1985 17 12 5
1986 25 16 9
1987 15 15 0
1988 24 15 9
1989 26 14 12
1990 31 14 17
1991 34 18 16
1992 22 17 5
1993 30 15 15
1994 27 16 11
1995 34 25 9
1996 31 21 10
1997 27 15 12
1998 34 17 17
1999 37 21 16
2000 35 19 16
2001 49 24 25
2002 42 18 24
2003 56 28 28
2004 52 23 29
2005 52 23 29
2006 57 26 31
2007 55 27 28
2008 59 29 30
2009 68 25 43
2010 71 21 50
2011 76 23 53
2012 65 14 51
2013 72 23 49
2014 79 29 50
2015 74 21 53
2016 100 19 81
2017 75 14 61

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Popularity of Shaya as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shaya U.S.
  White 90.65% 64.26%
  African American 2.57% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.37% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.17% 16.26%

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People with the last name Shaya are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Shaya

  • How Popular is the name Shaya? Shaya is the 7,450th most popular name of all time. As a last name Shaya was the 49,177th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Shaya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,722 babies born with the first name Shaya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shaya to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shaya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Shaya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shaya is Wednesday, January 12th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Shaya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shaya was in 2016 with a total of 81 babies.
  • Random Shaya Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shaya is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Shaya: Your name in reverse order is Ayahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sayha. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shaya? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 428 people with the last name Shaya.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shaya? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Shaya as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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