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  1. shrivernoun

    A person who shrives; a confessor

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Shrivernoun

    A confessor.

    Etymology: from shrive

    The ghostly father now hath done his shrift,
    When he was made a shriver ’twas for shift. William Shakespeare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shrivernoun

    one who shrives; a confessor

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Shriver is ranked #5817 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Shriver surname appeared 5,942 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Shriver.

    95.3% or 5,665 total occurrences were White.
    1.8% or 109 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.7% or 102 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.4% or 27 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.4% or 25 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.2% or 14 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shriver in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shriver in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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    one of four connected cavities in the brain; is continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord and contains cerebrospinal fluid
    A ventricle
    B foumart
    C brashness
    D auspices

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