Shanti name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Shanti

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Texas, U.S., the name Shanti means "Peace".
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Notable Persons Named Shanti

Notable Persons Named Shanti

Shanti priya

Shanti was given the name Shanthi .

Shanti Devi

Shanti was born on December 11th, 1926 in Delhi. She left this life on December 27th, 1987.

Sir Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar

Sir Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar was a scientist in the field of chemistry. Shanti was given the name ) on February 21st, 1894 in Bhera. He breathed his last breath on January 1st, 1955.

Shanti Bhushan

Shanti was born on November 11th, 1925 in Allahabad.

Shanti Roney

Shanti Roney is an actor. He was most prominent from 1996 to present. Shanti was given the name Shanti Grau Roney on November 24th, 1970 in Spånga.

Shanti Lowry

Shanti Lowry is an actress and dancer. Her career lasted from 2000 to 2000. Shanti was given the name Shanti Misha Lowry on April 2nd, 1982 in Boulder, Colorado.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Shanti

Notable Persons With the Last Name Shanti

Disco Shanti

Disco Shanti is a film actress. She was most active from 1985 to 1996.

Oliver Shanti

Oliver Shanti is a new-age music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1987 to present. Oliver was given the name Ulrich Schulz on November 16th, 1948.

Mumtaz Shanti


Shanti is a nu jazz singing, songwriter, lyricist, and television presenter. Her ongoing career started in 1996. Shanti was given the name Shanti Snyder on June 4th, 1981. Shanti is also known as Shanti.

Jamila Abdallah Taha Shanti

Jamila was born in 1955.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shanti U.S.
  White 79.84% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 9.30% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.88% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shanti

People with the last name Shanti are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Shanti

  • How Popular is the name Shanti? Shanti is the 7,118th most popular name of all time. As a last name Shanti was the 131,379th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Shanti have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,944 babies born with the first name Shanti in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shanti to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shanti? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1966 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Shanti first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shanti is Friday, August 7th, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Shanti born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shanti was in 2003 with a total of 77 babies.
  • Random Shanti Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shanti is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 11 babies in California have the same name in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Shanti: The name spelled backwards is Itnahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Shtina. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shanti? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 129 people with the last name Shanti.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shanti? Shanti is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Shanti name meaning

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