Shreya

Shreya - A very unique female name



  Jul 27,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Shreya, meaning fortunate, auspicious, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1991 on position #4774. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Shreya and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Shreya? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Shreya. The baby girl name Shreya was given to 143 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1228 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 9,883 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Shreya peaked in popularity 14 years ago in 2003 on position 746.



Famous with this name

Shreya Gupta
Shreya Sharma
Shreya Narayan


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Shreya is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Shreya is currently topping the baby name charts in Connecticut at position #443 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #2,278.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Shreya is where you live.


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Shreya origin and meaning

Shreya is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means fortunate, auspicious. To see famous people named Shreya, pop culture references for the name Shreya and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Shreya

We've found the following names that sound similar to Shreya, sorted by popularity.

Sarah / Sara / Sherry / Sierra / Sherri / Sheri / Shari / Sherrie / Sarai / Sheree /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121228
20111067
20101214
20091165
20081150
20071049
20061042
2005917
2004816
2003746
2002888
20011005
20001091
19991315
19981344
19971542
19962279
19951981
19942939
19934817
19923053
19914774

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Connecticut443
Pennsylvania591
New Jersey676
Illinois690
Minnesota776
Maryland843
Virginia884
California1011
Washington1218
Michigan1373
Georgia1435
Texas1824
New York1927
Florida2278

Even more about Shreya


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Shreya a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Shreya?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2003
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Shreya
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 9,883
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1991
2012 births +143

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