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Shea meaning and name origin

Shea \shea\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Shea), is pronounced shay. It is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Shea is "admirable". Also possibly (Irish, Gaelic) "from the fairy fort". Basketball player Shea Ralph.

Shea has 8 variant forms: Shae, Shaelee, Shay, Shayda, Shaye, Shayla, Shaylee and Shaylyn.

Shea is also pronounced similarly to Sha-, Shaya and She-. Other suggested similar baby names are Rhea, Sheba, Shela, Shena, Sher, Shera, Sheva, Sue and Thea.

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Popularity of Shea

Shea is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2270 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#1001 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Shea name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Shea with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Shea name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Shea outside U.S.

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