Origin and Meaning of the Name Shama
Miscellaneous Info for Shama
Used in:Hebrew and Hindi speaking countries
Additional Info:Shama is from the Hebrew verb "to hear". "Over there" is another suggested meaning. In the Old Testament, Shama was a man of the Tribe of Asher.
As a Sanskrit name, Shama [sha-muh] means "quiet, tranquil". It is the name of a son of Dharma and husband of Prapti.
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