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

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Origin and Meaning of Shemia

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Alt. Meaning

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

E is for eager, let's get started!

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

I is for ideals, no higher!

A is for attractive, inside and out

Notable Persons Named Shemia

Shemia was born in Dufur, Oregon.


Fun Facts about the name Shemia

  • How Popular is the name Shemia? Shemia is the 31,592nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shemia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 142 babies born with the first name Shemia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shemia 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 Shemia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Shemia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shemia was in 1985 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Shemia: Your name in reverse order is Aimehs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Saemhi. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shemia born Apr 22, 1939

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 Southern Australia approximately on 1050. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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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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