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Shama Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Shama is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Shama is "light".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 10729  in baby name popularity for girls with 10 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.


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

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