Shina name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Shina

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Nigeria, the name Shina is of Yoruba origin and means "Way open or Open way".
  2. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Shina is of Japanese origin and means "virtue, good".
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  1. A Dardic language spoken in northern Kashmir
  1. A Dardic people.
  2. Their language, sometimes regarded as multiple languages, which belong to the Dardic family.

Notable Persons Named Shina

Notable Persons Named Shina

Shina Rambo

Shina was born in 1963.

Shina Peters

Shina was born on May 30th, 1958.

Shina Matsudo

Shina was born on October 27th, 1973 in Iwate, Iwate.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Shina

Notable Persons With the Last Name Shina

D. Shina

D. Shina is an academic, researcher, and writer. D. was born on February 19th, 1957 in Kollam. D. is also known as Shyna, D, and Dr D Shina.

Yakir Shina

Yakir Shina is a soccer player for the Hapoel Bnei Lod F.C., Maccabi Tel Aviv F.C., Hapoel Acre F.C., Maccabi Ahi Nazareth F.C., Hapoel Ramat Gan Givatayim F.C., Beitar Tel Aviv Ramla F.C., Hapoel Ra'anana A.F.C., and Israel national beach soccer team. Yakir was born on September 25th, 1985 in Rishon LeZion.

Takeshi Shina

Takeshi was born in 1966.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shina U.S.
  White 84.73% 64.26%
  African American 2.99% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 5.99% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.49% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.80% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shina

People with the last name Shina are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Shina

  • How Popular is the name Shina? Shina is the 18,498th most popular name of all time. As a last name Shina was the 60,347th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Shina have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 426 babies born with the first name Shina in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shina 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 Shina? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Shina first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shina is Monday, June 10th, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Shina born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shina was in 1984 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Shina Factoid: According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shina is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 1987.
  • Weird things about the name Shina: The name spelled backwards is Anihs. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nisha. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shina? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 334 people with the last name Shina.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shina? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Shina as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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