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Regarded as one of the industry’s foremost performers, Shakira has been placed in the eye of the hurricane for his personal life, but have you ever wondered what does his name mean?
The last year has been one of the most scandalous in the life of the famous interpreter, who at 46 years of age has had to face the end of her family together with Gerard Piqué for the infidelities of the Spanish.
And it is that just seven months after the singer formalized the separation of the father of her children, the Spanish already shouts to the whole world that she is next to her new partner Clara Chia Marti.
However, the Colombian singer is more empowered than ever, and proof of this is how far her career has escalated in recent months, as she is leading the playlist Most important in the world.
Just a few days ago, the star completed one more lap around the sun, which sparked the curiosity of millions of fans around her name and here we tell you, because you can’t even imagine it.
What does Shakira’s name mean?
Songs like ‘Torture’, ‘Hips Don’t Lie’, ‘Waka Waka’ and recently the ‘Session 53′ for his collaboration with bzrphave crossed the borders and sound in different parts of the world.
What is a fact is that despite the fact that its name is known worldwide, very few know its meaning and origin in the world, and here we clear up those great doubts.
Shakira is a female name of Arabic origin that means: “grateful”, same that was used by various cultures such as Muslims, Persians and Hindus.
It is worth mentioning that the name Shakira is the feminine form of shaker which comes from the Arabic word shukr and means “thank you”, and this is how the singer has approached the origins of her name.
The Colombian also revealed that her name has a Hindu meaning: “Goddess of light”, but he said that the real reason why his parents decided to name her Shakira is because of the origin of his father, who has a great cultural diversity within his genetics.