Shreya

First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Shreya mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Shreya

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  • A user from India says the name Shreya is of Unknown origin and means "Goddess Lakshmi and prosperity".
  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Shreya is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Beautiful;beautiful body".
  • According to a user from India, the name Shreya is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Best".
  • A user from India says the name Shreya is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Goddess Lakshmi".
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Alt. Meaning

S is for serene, your calm time.

H is for hand, that you always give.

R is for romantic, hopelessly so

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

A is for angelic, a truly pure heart

Notable Persons Named Shreya

Shreya Ghoshal is a playback singer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to present. Shreya was born on March 12th, 1984 in Baharampur, West Bengal, India.

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Shreya was born on November 5th, 2005 in India.

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Shreya Narayan is an actor, writer, social work, actress, and social worker. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2009 to present. Shreya was born Shreya Narayan on February 22nd, 1985 in Muzaffarpur. Shreya is also known as Shreya Narayan.

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Shreya Sharma is an actress. She was most prominent from 2005 to present.

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Shreya guhathakurta is a singing and vocalist. She was most prominent from 1979 to present. Shreya was born on February 3rd, 1975 in Kolkata.

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Shreya was born on April 12th, 1995 in Kathmandu.

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How popular is the baby name Shreya in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1980 7 7 0
1982 8 8 0
1983 6 6 0
1985 6 6 0
1986 12 12 0
1987 5 5 0
1988 5 5 0
1989 8 8 0
1990 15 15 0
1991 21 21 0
1992 27 27 0
1993 21 21 0
1994 31 31 0
1995 54 54 0
1996 44 44 0
1997 92 92 0
1998 118 118 0
1999 130 130 0
2000 165 165 0
2001 209 209 0
2002 255 255 0
2003 314 314 0
2004 288 288 0
2005 261 261 0
2006 234 234 0
2007 228 228 0
2008 211 211 0
2009 215 215 0
2010 183 183 0
2011 222 222 0
2012 177 177 0
2013 159 159 0
2014 172 172 0
2015 168 168 0
2016 140 140 0
2017 136 136 0

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Popularity of Shreya as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Shreya

  • How Popular is the name Shreya? Shreya is the 4,122nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shreya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,347 babies born with the first name Shreya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shreya to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shreya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1980 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Shreya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shreya was in 2003 with a total of 314 babies.
  • Random Shreya Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shreya is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Shreya: Your name in reverse order is Ayerhs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eharsy. How do you pronounce that?

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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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