What does Keisha mean?
Keisha \ke(i)-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.
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. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Keisha and associated names. Aisha (#559 a year ago), 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 girl names reached the peak of their popularity during 1970-1979 and are now significantly less popular, with versions such as Keisha, Kisha, Lakeisha, Lakisha and Tyesha falling out of fashion. Aisha (#559) is the most chic name for newborns in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)