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Meaning name Shemaiah

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Shemaiah

Meaning name Shemaiah
Anglicized form of Hebrew Shemayah, meaning "whom Jehovah has answered" or "whom Jehovah has heard." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a prophet who lived in the time of Rehoboam.
Shea - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Séaghdha ("descendant of Séaghdha"), possibly meaning "hawk-like." 
Sheba (hebrew - שֶׁבַע): Compare with masculine Sheba. Short form of Hebrew Bathsheba, meaning "daughter of the oath."
Sheela - Hindi name meaning "conduct."
Sheelagh - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Síle, meaning "blind."
Sheena - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Síne, meaning "God is gracious."
Sheenagh - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Síne, meaning "God is gracious."
Sheherazade - Variant spelling of Persian Shahrazad, meaning "city-person."
Sheila - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Síle, meaning "blind."
Sheina - Yiddish name meaning "beautiful."
Sheindel - Pet form of Yiddish Sheina, meaning "beautiful."

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