What does Dasha mean?
Dasha /da-sha/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Dasha's root is Greek, and the name Dasha means "gift of God". Dasha is an alternate spelling of Dorothy (Greek): Theodora is its synonym. Desha is a popular surname.
Dasha has 1 variant: Dosha.
Dasha has 25 more related variations via Dorothy: Dasya, Dodie, Dody, Doe, Doll, Dolli, Dolly▼, Dora▼, Dori, Dorika, Dorit, Dorita, Doritha, Doro, Dorota, Dorotha▼, Dortha▼, Dorthea, Dorthy▼, Dory, Dosya, Dot, Dotty, Tea▼ and Thea▲.Kreatif forms: Dalsha, Deasha, Deesha. [more]
How popular is Dasha?
Dasha is an uncommon first name for women. Dasha is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent variation forms of Dasha (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000 are Dorothy (#731 last year), Thea (#776), Dosha, Tea, Dorthy, Dortha, Dori, Dorotha, Dolly and Dora. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1920-1929 (usage of 0.4219%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.0493%, down 88.3%), with versions like Dolly, Dora, Dorotha, Dortha and Tea becoming somewhat dated. Thea (#776) is the most trendy birth name here, and there is a rekindling in baby name usage for this name. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Dasha and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dasha is alike in pronunciation to Dacia, Dashay, Dashea, Datia, Daysha, Deshay and Duscha. Other suggested similar baby names are Basha, Casha, Daija, Dasie, Dayha, Dessa, Dosia, Dusa, Kasha, Masha, Pasha, Sasha▲ and Tasha▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dasha.