Shrek

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What does the name Shrek mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Shrek

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  • A user from Virginia, United States says the name Shrek is of German origin and means "fright" or "terror".
  • A submission from California, United States says the name Shrek means "Literal God" and is of African origin.
  • A user from North Carolina, United States says the name Shrek is of German origin and means "Green man".
  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Shrek means "God almighty".
  • A user from Australia says the name Shrek means "God".
Other origins: English

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Fun Facts about the name Shrek

  • How unique is the name Shrek? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Shrek was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Shrek: Your name in reverse order is Kerhs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hsrek. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shrek born Aug 5, 1995

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 North of Latin America approximately on 800. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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