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Shanai name meaning

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in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Shanai mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Shanai

User Submitted Origins

Jamaican
36%
Turkish
34%
English
21%
Irish
9%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Shanai means "goddess" and is of Jamaican origin.
  2. A user from Ireland says the name Shanai means "Beauty princess".
  3. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Shanai means "A Turkish alternative name for 'Senay', meaning merry moon".
  4. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Shanai means "Wisdom" and is of Celtic origin.
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  1. Alternative form of shehnai

shanai was also found in the following language(s): Japanese

Fun Facts about the name Shanai

  • How Popular is the name Shanai? Shanai is the 19,422nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shanai have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 392 babies born with the first name Shanai in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shanai to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shanai? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Shanai first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shanai is Saturday, February 12th, 1972.
  • What year had the most people named Shanai born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shanai was in 1991 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Shanai Factoid: According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shanai is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name in 1987.
  • Weird things about the name Shanai: The name spelled backwards is Ianahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ashnai. How do you pronounce that?
  • Shanai name meaning

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