Shaney name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Shaney

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Shaney is of Hebrew origin and means "Beautiful".
  2. A user from India says the name Shaney is of Hindi origin and means "Thanks".
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shaney U.S.
  White 86.09% 64.26%
  African American 6.96% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.22% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shaney

People with the last name Shaney are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Shaney

  • How Popular is the name Shaney? Shaney is the 18,785th most popular name of all time. As a last name Shaney was the 144,141st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Shaney have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 415 babies born with the first name Shaney in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shaney 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 Shaney? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Shaney first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shaney is Sunday, January 30th, 1921.
  • What year had the most people named Shaney born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shaney was in 1992 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Shaney Factoid: According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shaney is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 1994.
  • Weird things about the name Shaney: The name spelled backwards is Yenahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Snhaey. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shaney? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 115 people with the last name Shaney.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shaney? Shaney is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Shaney name meaning

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