Shaili

  • Origin: Indian
  • Gender: girl
Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Feb 07, 2024 By Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Originally Published on Sep 29, 2022
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Shaili is a name that comes from Indian roots. The meaning of Shaili is ‘style’. The name Shaili comes from the Sanskrit word śailī, which refers to a particular way or method of doing things. The Sanskrit word śailī could also imply a significant amount of self-confidence. The name also has a Hebrew origin where the name Shaili means ‘my gift’. The Hebrew root of the name comes from the word Shai which means ‘gift’, and the word li, which translates to ‘mine’. In Hindi, the name is also believed to mean 'river', in cases where is a variant of the names Shaila and Shayla. Notable people named Shaili include Shaili Chopra, an author, entrepreneur, and business journalist from India. Shaili Chopra founded SheThePeople.TV, a woman empowerment platform. She is a recipient of the 2012 Ramnath Goenka Award, which recognizes Excellence in Business Journalism. She is also the author of books like ‘Birdies In Business’, ‘The Big Connect’, ‘When I Was 25’, and ‘Feminist Rani’. Shaili Chopra has also partnered with government initiatives like ‘Make In India’ and ‘Start-Up India, Stand Up India’. Shalii Singh is an athlete from India bearing this name. Shalii Singh represented India in international competitions and won the silver medal in the World Under 20 championships that were held in Nairobi in 2021. In the late ‘90s Indian movie ‘Maharaja’, Shaili Mathur was a character played by Manisha Koirala. Another notable person with this name is Dr. Shaili Jain, a psychiatrist, and author who is a professor at Stanford and the author of ‘The Unspeakable Mind'.

Gender

Shaili is most often associated with the gender: female.
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Spelling Of Shaili

S-H-A-I-L-I, 6-letter female given name.

Nicknames

  • Shai
  • Shay

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Written by Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason

Bachelor of Science specializing in Mass Communication.

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Adekunle Olanrewaju JasonBachelor of Science specializing in Mass Communication.

With over 3+ years of professional experience, Olanrewaju is a certified SEO Specialist and Content Writer. He holds a BSc in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos. Throughout his dynamic career, Olanrewaju has successfully taken on various roles with startups and established organizations. He has served as a Technical Writer, Blogger, SEO Specialist, Social Media Manager, and Digital Marketing Manager. Known for his hardworking nature and insightful approach, Olanrewaju is dedicated to continuous learning and improvement.
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