What does Chanta mean?
Chanta /chan-ta/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Chanta is "stone". Chanta is an alternate form of Chantal (Old French): from "cantal". Compare surname Chant.
Chanta has 47 more related forms via Chantal: Chandal, Chantaal, Chantael, Chantale, Chantall, Chantalle, Chantara, Chantarai, Chantasia, Chante, Chanteese, Chantel▼, Chantela, Chantele, Chantell, Chantella, Chantelle▼, Chanter, Chantez, Chantiel, Chantil, Chantila, Chantill, Chantille, Chantle, Chantra, Chantrel, Chantrell, Chantress, Chantri, Chantrice, Chantriel, Chantrill, Chaunte, Chauntel, Chauntell, Chonda, Chontel, Shanda▼, Shantal, Shantalle, Shantel▼, Shantell, Shaunda, Shawnda, Shonda▼ and Shontel.Kreatif forms: Chanca, Chanva. [more]
How popular is Chanta?
Chanta is an unusual given name for women. Chanta is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Chanta and affiliated names. Chantal, Chante, Chantel, Chantelle, Shanda, Shantel, Shantell and Shonda are the popular alternative forms of Chanta (outside Top 1000). These girl names were at the peak of their popularity in the year 1990 (usage of 0.2338%) and are now significantly less popular, with versions like Chantel, Chantelle, Shanda, Shantel and Shonda falling out of style. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Chanta is pronounced similarly to Shanta▼, Shantai, Shante▼ and Shanti. Other suggested similar baby names are Canda, Chana, Chanda▼, Chandy, Chanha, Chania, Channa, Chanya and Chasta. These names tend to be more frequently used than Chanta.