Shelda

First Name
569
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shelda

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S is for sensible, the practical side.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

A is for able, for you surely are.

Notable Persons Named Shelda

Shelda Bede is an athlete. Shelda was born on January 1st, 1973 in Fortaleza.

Popularity:

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1935 11 11 0
1936 15 15 0
1937 11 11 0
1938 18 18 0
1939 14 14 0
1940 13 13 0
1941 27 27 0
1942 7 7 0
1943 10 10 0
1944 9 9 0
1945 11 11 0
1946 13 13 0
1947 14 14 0
1948 11 11 0
1949 12 12 0
1950 10 10 0
1951 18 18 0
1952 14 14 0
1953 8 8 0
1954 16 16 0
1955 13 13 0
1956 9 9 0
1957 15 15 0
1958 16 16 0
1959 16 16 0
1960 20 20 0
1961 21 21 0
1962 13 13 0
1963 14 14 0
1964 22 22 0
1965 20 20 0
1966 10 10 0
1967 12 12 0
1968 8 8 0
1969 7 7 0
1970 11 11 0
1971 12 12 0
1972 7 7 0
1973 12 12 0
1974 12 12 0
1975 6 6 0
1976 8 8 0
1979 5 5 0
1980 6 6 0
1983 7 7 0
1988 5 5 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Shelda

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Fun Facts about the name Shelda

  • How Popular is the name Shelda? Shelda is the 15,044th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shelda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 569 babies born with the first name Shelda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shelda 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 Shelda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1935 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Shelda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shelda is Saturday, November 26th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Shelda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shelda was in 1941 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Shelda Factoid: According to the 1948 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shelda is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1948.
  • Weird things about the name Shelda: Your name in reverse order is Adlehs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aelhsd. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shelda born Feb 22, 1986

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 Siberia approximately on 525. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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