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Meaning and Origin

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Alt. Meaning

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

E is for enduring, forever will your memory remain

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

L is for life, that you live so well.

I is for immaculate, keeping it tidy

Notable Persons Named Shelli

Shelli was born on August 30th, 1968 in Shipshewana, Indiana.

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Shelli was born on October 21st, 1969.

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Shelli Boone is an actress and actor. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2004 to present. Shelli was born in United States.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1945 6 6 0
1946 5 5 0
1947 10 10 0
1948 7 7 0
1949 9 9 0
1950 17 17 0
1951 27 27 0
1952 29 29 0
1953 38 38 0
1954 47 47 0
1955 44 44 0
1956 49 49 0
1957 70 70 0
1958 100 100 0
1959 123 123 0
1960 190 190 0
1961 230 230 0
1962 281 281 0
1963 360 360 0
1964 386 386 0
1965 311 311 0
1966 333 333 0
1967 368 368 0
1968 396 396 0
1969 361 361 0
1970 321 321 0
1971 363 363 0
1972 296 296 0
1973 230 230 0
1974 212 212 0
1975 186 186 0
1976 133 133 0
1977 152 152 0
1978 133 133 0
1979 123 123 0
1980 131 131 0
1981 93 93 0
1982 109 109 0
1983 99 99 0
1984 65 65 0
1985 81 81 0
1986 63 63 0
1987 47 47 0
1988 47 47 0
1989 34 34 0
1990 36 36 0
1991 41 41 0
1992 32 32 0
1993 32 32 0
1994 18 18 0
1995 11 11 0
1996 15 15 0
1997 6 6 0
1998 13 13 0
1999 11 11 0
2000 6 6 0
2001 10 10 0
2002 7 7 0
2003 10 10 0
2004 6 6 0
2007 5 5 0
2010 7 7 0

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Popularity of Shelli as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Shelli

  • How Popular is the name Shelli? Shelli is the 3,054th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shelli have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,981 babies born with the first name Shelli in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shelli to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shelli? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1945 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Shelli first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shelli is Friday, June 22nd, 1917.
  • What year had the most people named Shelli born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shelli was in 1968 with a total of 396 babies.
  • Random Shelli Factoid: According to the 1973 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shelli is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1973.
  • Weird things about the name Shelli: Your name in reverse order is Illehs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lheisl. How do you pronounce that?

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