Meaning and Origin
What does the name Shah mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.
User Submitted Origins
User Submitted Meanings
- 5 people from all over the world agree the name Shah is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "King".
- A submission from South Carolina, U.S. says the name Shah means "King or Lord".
- A submission from the United States says the name Shah means "Royalty" and is of Gujarati origin.
- A submission from Florida, U.S. says the name Shah means "Business" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
- According to a user from Massachusetts, U.S., the name Shah is of Gujarati origin and means "Trader".
Etymology: Per. shāh a king, sovereign, prince. Cf. Checkmate Chess Pasha
- Title for the former hereditary monarch of Iran
- A common surname in India.