Gender: Female Pronunciation: sha-KEER-ah Meaning of Shakira: "thankful, woman of grace" Origin of Shakira: Arabic

Shakira Origin and Meaning

The name Shakira is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "thankful, woman of grace".

The mononymous Colombian-born singer inspired a popularity blip in the 90s and early 00s.

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SimoneKadele Says:


I wish this wasn't as connected to one single person... *sigh*