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 20 more related forms via Chantal: Chandal, Chantaal, Chantael, Chantale, Chantall, Chantara, Chante, Chantel▼, Chantela, Chanter, Chantez, Chantil, Chantila, Chantle, Chantra, Chantri, Chaunte, Chonda, Shanda▼ and Shantal.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 and Shanda are the popular alternative forms of Chanta (outside Top 1000). These girl names were at the peak of their popularity in the year 1993 (usage of 0.2838%) and are now significantly less popular, with the versions Chantal, Chantel and Shanda becoming less in vogue. (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.