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since 1880
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in 2010
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Notable Persons Named Shifan

Shifan was born in 874. He breathed his last breath in 908.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Shifan

He holds the title Ch'an-shih and Zen master. Wuzhun was born in 1178 in Sichuan. He passed away in 1249.


Mohamed Shifan is an athlete for the New Radiant S.C.


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Fun Facts about the name Shifan

  • How unique is the name Shifan? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Shifan was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
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Past life for Shifan born Sep 5, 1972

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 700. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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