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What does Sheina mean?

Sheina Pronunciation of Sheina [sheina] as a name for girls is of Yiddish and Irish derivation, and Sheina means "beautiful". Sheina is an alternate spelling of Shaina (Yiddish). Sheina is also a variant of Shayna (Yiddish). Sheina is also used as a form of Sheena (Irish).

Associated with: irish, beautiful.


Sheina has 12 variants: Shaena, Shainah, Shana, Shanee, Shani, Shanie, Shaynah, Sheenagh, Sheenah, Shena, Shiona and Shionagh.

4 more different relations via Shaina, Shayna, Sheena: Shaine, Shayne, Sina and Sine.

Creative forms:
(female) Sheisa, Shina, ..

(male) Sheisa, ..

Middle name pairings:
Sheina Carmen (S.C.), ..

How popular is Sheina?

Sheina is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Sheina is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Shaina, Shana, Shanee, Shani, Shayna (#1727 in 2015), Shayne, Sheena, Shena and Sina are the prominent alternative forms of Sheina (not ranked). Other variants, like Shaine, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Sheina was at its peak during the years 1980-1989 (usage of 0.17%) and is now much diminished, with versions such as Shana becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shaina, Shana, Shanee, Shani, Shayna in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shayne, Sheena, Shena, Sina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sheina and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Sheina is pronounced similarly to Chana, Channa, Chyna, Shanae, Shanea, Shania, Shanna, Shannae, Shannah, Shannea, Shauna, Shaunah, Shaunna, Shawna, Shawnae, Shawnah, Shawni, Shawnna, Shayana, Shianna, Shona, Shonah, Shonna, Shuna and Shyanna. Other recommended names are Chesna, Neina, Reina, Sabina, Sadina, Sahbina (see Sabina), Salina, Sanna, Sarina, Satina, Sean, Seanna, Sebina, Seema, Seila, Sena, Serina, Shalina, Shan, Shan-, Sharina, Sheba, Sheila, Sheilah, Sheilya, Shelia, Shemira, Shene, Shenika, Shera, Sheria, Sherica, Sherifa, Sherita, Sherrina, Sheyla, Shira, Shyann, Siana, Siena, Sienna, Sohnia, Sonia, Stina, Sueanna, Teina, Theia, Theida, Treina and Veina. These names tend to be more frequently used than Sheina.

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