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 Shimano

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  • A submission from South Africa says the name Shimano means "Gift of god" and is of English origin.
Other origins: Japanese, Cambodian, and Hebrew

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Shimano

He holds the title Roshi and Rōshi. Eido was born in Tokyo, Japan.


Shunichi was born on January 5th, 1981.


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Popularity of Shimano as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Shimano

  • When was the first name Shimano first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Shimano is Tuesday, February 2nd, 1886.
  • How unique is the name Shimano? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Shimano. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Shimano: Your name in reverse order is Onamihs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Imshaon. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shimano born May 20, 1987

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 Bulgaria approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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