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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shuri

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  • A user from United States says the name Shuri is of Aboriginal origin and means "Sun child, Bright sun Inspiration of wisdom".
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From the Sanskrit छुरी (churī, “knife”).

  1. knife

Notable Persons Named Shuri


Shuri was born on November 23rd, 1989 in Tadotsu, Kagawa. Shuri is also known as Basara; Tyrannosaurus Okuda.


Shuri Itou is an athlete for the Diosa Izumo F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Shuri


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Fun Facts about the name Shuri

  • How Popular is the name Shuri? Shuri is the 85,677th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shuri have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Shuri in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shuri? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2008 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Shuri first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shuri is Thursday, April 6th, 1922.
  • What year had the most people named Shuri born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shuri was in 2008 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Shuri: Your name in reverse order is Iruhs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ursih. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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