Shanaya - Meaning Of Shanaya, What Does Shanaya Mean?

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Shanaya Meaning


What does Shanaya mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Shanaya is of Sanskrit origin.

The meaning of Shanaya is "first ray of the sun".  

Shanaya is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Sha-nay-a.

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1412  in baby name popularity for girls with 161 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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


Shanaya falls into the celestial name category.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Shanaya in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Shanaya 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 Shanaya in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Shanaya Numerology page.

Shanaya Numerology
Shanaya in Hieroglyhics
Shanaya in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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