What does Keisha mean?
Keisha /kei-sha/ as a girls' name is pronounced KEE-sha. Modern name: possibly short form of Lakeisha, which is probably from Aisha (Arabic) "alive and well". Also possibly from Hebrew Kezia, via Keesha, meaning "cassia tree". The name is popular with African-American families. Actress Keshia Knight Pulliam.
Keisha▼ has 49 more related forms via Aisha, Kezia, Lakeisha: Aeesha, Aeeshah, Aeisha, Aesha, Aeshah, Aiesha, Aishah, Aishia, Aisia, Asha, Ayeesha, Ayeisa, Ayeisha, Ayeishah, Ayesha, Ayisa, Ayisha, Ayishah, Aysha, Ieasha, Ieashah, Ieashia, Ieesha, Ieeshah, Ieeshia, Iesha▼, Ieshah, Ihisha, Isha, Kessie, Kessy, Ketzia, Keziah, Lakisha▼, Lekeisha, Lekisha, Maisha, Miesha, Myesha, Niesha, Taisha, Takisha, Teisha, Tiesha, Tinisha, Tyesha▼, Tyisha, Tynisha and Yiesha.Kreatif forms: Kensha, Koesha, Kosha. [more]
How popular is Keisha?
Keisha is a very prominent first name for women (#625 out of 4276, Top 15%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Keisha for girls. Keisha was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #293 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Aisha (#559 via latest list), Asha, Iesha, Kecia, Keesha, Kesha, Keshia, Kisha, Lakeisha, Lakisha, Miesha, Tiesha and Tyesha are the popular related forms of Keisha rated in the Top 1000. These forms of Keisha reached the peak of their popularity during 1970-1979 (average #763) and are somewhat less popular today (#968, down 86.7%), with versions such as Keisha, Kisha, Lakeisha, Lakisha and Tyesha falling out of fashion. Aisha has been the overall favorite. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Keisha and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Keisha▼ is alike in pronunciation to Casha, Caysha, Kacia, Kasha and Kishi. Other suggested similar baby names are Abisha, Aleisha, Alisha▼, Amisha, Anisha, Brisha, Delisha, Denisha▼, Eleisha, Elisha▼, Erisha, Felisha▼, Irisha, Kadisha, Kaija, Kaissie, Kalisha, Kaneisha, Kanisha▼, Karisha, Kas, Kasci, Kasee, Kasey▼, Kasi, Kasia, Kasie, Kasja, Kaska, Kass, Kasse, Kassey, Kassi, Kassia, Kassie▼, Kassja, Kassy, Kasy, Kasya, Katisha, Kayse, Kaysee, Kaysey, Kaysi, Kaysie, Kaysy, Kazia, Keiana, Keiba, Keiki, Keiko, Keila, Keira▲, Keitha, Kelsa, Kelsea▼, Kenisha, Kezzie, Kiki, Kiko, Kinisha, Kioko, Kissie, Kizzy, Krisia, Krissa, Krista▼, Leesha, Leisa, Leisha, Leitha, Lesha, Letisha, Lisha, Melisha, Misha, Myeisha, Myisha, Neesha, Nesha, Nisha, Renisha, Saisha, Telisha, Tenisha, Tersha, Tisha▼, Trisha▼, Venisha and Yeesha. These names tend to be less frequently used than Keisha.