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Shama Meaning


What does Shama mean?

The name Shama is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Shama is "light".

Shama is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sha-ma.

The Given Name Shama

Shama appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Shama Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 14,042 in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 18,642 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Shama Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Shama has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Shama to other names.

Shama Related Names

Famous Shamas

  • Shama ~ Biblical Character (1 Chr. 11:44)

Shama Numerology

What will your new littleShama be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Shama are often emotional and eager but most of all they are read more >>

Shama Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Shama in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Shama.

Just for fun, see the name Shama in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Shama in Nautical Flags page.