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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shiya

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Kansas, U.S. says the name Shiya means "My name is Shiya and according to Google, it means 'Snow at dawn' in Canada" and is of Islamic / Muslim origin.
  2. A submission from Canada says the name Shiya means "Snow at dawn" and is of Aboriginal origin.
  3. According to a user from Singapore, the name Shiya means "Shiya meaning Brigth ,goodness Lakshmi".
  4. According to a user from New York, U.S., the name Shiya is of Chinese origin and means "Elegant poetry".
  5. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Shiya is of Hebrew origin and means "A gift from god".
  6. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Shiya is of Yugoslavian origin and means "Snowflake".
  7. A user from India says the name Shiya means "Exceptional".
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Shiya

Notable Persons With the Last Name Shiya

Lim Shiya

Lim Shiya is an athlete for the Perth Glory FC (W-League), Home United FC, Arion, and Singapore women's national football team. Lim was born on June 26th, 1986 in Singapore.


Fun Facts about the name Shiya

  • How Popular is the name Shiya? Shiya is the 26,268th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shiya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 222 babies born with the first name Shiya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shiya 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 Shiya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1989 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Shiya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shiya was in 2015 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Random Shiya Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shiya is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Shiya: The name spelled backwards is Ayihs. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Sihya. How do you pronounce that?
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