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2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Shekinah

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 7 7 0
1977 16 16 0
1978 15 15 0
1979 16 16 0
1980 16 16 0
1981 20 20 0
1982 24 24 0
1983 14 14 0
1984 27 27 0
1985 26 26 0
1986 21 21 0
1987 31 31 0
1988 34 34 0
1989 40 40 0
1990 34 34 0
1991 48 48 0
1992 40 40 0
1993 70 70 0
1994 59 59 0
1995 70 70 0
1996 69 69 0
1997 73 73 0
1998 69 69 0
1999 72 72 0
2000 108 108 0
2001 90 90 0
2002 79 79 0
2003 81 81 0
2004 69 69 0
2005 53 53 0
2006 64 64 0
2007 57 57 0
2008 74 74 0
2009 53 53 0
2010 29 29 0
2011 50 50 0
2012 43 43 0
2013 39 39 0
2014 42 42 0
2015 38 38 0

Fun Facts about the name Shekinah

  • How many people with the first name Shekinah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,880 babies born with the first name Shekinah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shekinah 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 Shekinah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Shekinah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shekinah is Wednesday, July 11th, 1917.
  • What year had the most people named Shekinah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shekinah was in 2000 with a total of 108 babies.
  • Random Shekinah Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shekinah is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Shekinah: Your name in reverse order is Hanikehs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sinahkeh. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Shekinah

The name "Shekinah" is of Unknown origin, and it means "The visible Glory of God". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun She*ki"nah
The visible majesty of the Divine Presence, especially when resting or dwelling between the cherubim on the mercy seat, in the Tabernacle, or in the Temple of Solomon; -- a term used in the Targums and by the later Jews, and adopted by Christians.

Etymology: Heb Talmud shekīnāh, fr. shākan to inhabit

From Hebrew שְׁכִינָה (sh'chiná, literally “act of dwelling”).

  1. (Christianity) A visible or otherwise perceptible manifestation of the presence of God

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What does the name Shekinah mean?

Sis for superb, a great attitude about life.

His for happiness, you always bring.

Eis for empathy, and your consideration for the feelings of others

Kis for knowledge, an avid learner

Iis for immense, are your great qualities

Nis for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

His for honest, something you hold dear.

Past life for Shekinah born Jun 23, 1942

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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 Yugoslavia approximately on 1450. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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