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22k
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since 1880

Sheena

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1943 9 9 0
1944 11 11 0
1945 14 14 0
1946 18 18 0
1947 37 37 0
1948 26 26 0
1949 26 26 0
1950 34 34 0
1951 28 28 0
1952 37 37 0
1953 28 28 0
1954 20 20 0
1955 34 34 0
1956 136 136 0
1957 163 163 0
1958 121 121 0
1959 122 122 0
1960 120 120 0
1961 72 72 0
1962 85 85 0
1963 100 100 0
1964 100 100 0
1965 77 77 0
1966 60 60 0
1967 66 66 0
1968 66 66 0
1969 78 78 0
1970 91 91 0
1971 114 114 0
1972 136 136 0
1973 132 132 0
1974 127 127 0
1975 113 113 0
1976 122 122 0
1977 148 148 0
1978 148 148 0
1979 143 143 0
1980 144 144 0
1981 657 657 0
1982 1,961 1,956 5
1983 2,643 2,633 10
1984 3,609 3,597 12 #80 girl name
1985 3,082 3,062 20 #91 girl name
1986 1,581 1,573 8
1987 1,155 1,155 0
1988 860 855 5
1989 774 767 7
1990 522 522 0
1991 417 417 0
1992 365 365 0
1993 248 248 0
1994 181 181 0
1995 141 141 0
1996 114 114 0
1997 90 90 0
1998 80 80 0
1999 52 52 0
2000 66 66 0
2001 81 81 0
2002 46 46 0
2003 41 41 0
2004 44 44 0
2005 39 39 0
2006 42 42 0
2007 43 43 0
2008 42 42 0
2009 41 41 0
2010 27 27 0
2011 27 27 0
2012 30 30 0
2013 22 22 0
2014 19 19 0
2015 28 28 0

Fun Facts about the name Sheena

  • How many people with the first name Sheena have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 22,276 babies born with the first name Sheena in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sheena to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sheena? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1943 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Sheena first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sheena is Thursday, July 6th, 1911.
  • What year had the most people named Sheena born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sheena was in 1984 with a total of 3,597 babies. That's a lot of babies named Sheena!
  • Random Sheena Factoid: According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sheena ranks 87th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 71 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1985.
  • Weird things about the name Sheena: Your name in reverse order is Aneehs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ehsane. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Sheena as a first name

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Sheena

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

Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Sìne and Irish Síne, Gaelic cognates of Jane.

  1. A female given name.

Sheena Easton

Sheena Easton is a singer, songwriter, producer, and actress specializing in pop, dance, adult contemporary, and R&B music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1980 to present. Sheena was born in 1959 as Sheena Shirley Orr.

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Sheena Lee

Sheena was born in 1982.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Sheena

Sheena Abraham
Sheena Chestnut Greitens
Sheena Duquette
Sheena Easton Strut
Sheena Monnin
Sheena Parveen
Sheena Queen Of The Jungle
Sheena Schreck
Sheena Bora
Sheena Bora Case
Sheena Bora Facebook
Sheena Easton Age

Alternative Meanings

Sis for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

His for hero, as you appear to many.

Eis for excite, your spirit is catching!

Eis for extra, those little things you do!

Nis for nifty, how neat!

Ais for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

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