Name: Shama

Origin and Meaning of the Name Shama

  • Meaning:
    To hear; over there
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Quiet; tranquil
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (shah MAH)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Shama)
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Miscellaneous Info for Shama

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  • 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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