Shenandoah name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Shenandoah

User Submitted Origins

Native American

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Alt. Meaning

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

H is for hopeful, you see the bright side of things

E is for endear, all those you touch.

N is for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

A is for activities, for you have many.

N is for nice, need I say more?

D is for direct, you get to the point

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

A is for appreciative, of all you have

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Shenandoah

Notable Persons With the Last Name Shenandoah

Joanne Shenandoah

Joanne Shenandoah is a musician. Joanne was born in 1958 in New York, United States.


Fun Facts about the name Shenandoah

  • How Popular is the name Shenandoah? Shenandoah is the 17,984th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shenandoah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 446 babies born with the first name Shenandoah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shenandoah 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 Shenandoah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1965 when it was given as a first name to 15 new born babies.
  • When was Shenandoah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shenandoah is Tuesday, February 26th, 1924.
  • What year had the most people named Shenandoah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shenandoah was in 1995 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Shenandoah Factoid: According to the 1975 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shenandoah is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1975.
  • Weird things about the name Shenandoah: The name spelled backwards is Haodnanehs. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Saheahnnod. How do you pronounce that?
  • Shenandoah name meaning

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