What does Santa mean?
(female) Saita, Salta, ..
(male) Saner, Santaer, ..
How popular is Santa?
Santa is a very popular first name for women (#1224 out of 4276, Top 29%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#13522 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name history of Santa for girls. Santa entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #809 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Shown below is a comparison of the statistics of the girl name Santa and affiliated names. The only other popular variation form of Santa listed in the Top 2000 is Santana (#1937 from current records). Adoption of these forms of Santa was more pronounced in the year 1992 (median #1425) and has become significantly diminished since.
Santa is alike in pronunciation to Sinty. Other recommended names are Barta, Danita, Hanita, Janita, Lanita, Lata, Marta▼, Mata, Minta▼, Ranita, Saba, Sabra, Sacha, Sada, Sadia, Safia, Sahra, Saida, Salma▲, Samma, Samya, San, Sana, Sanda, Sande, Sandi▼, Sandy▼, Sanna, Sannah, Sanny, Santsia, Sanzia, Sara▼, Sarha, Sarita, Sarka, Sarra, Sasa, Sasha, Sato, Sayda, Seana, Seanna, Sena▼, Shana▼, Shanda▼, Shanea, Shania▼, Shanita, Shanta, Shantae, Shantai, Shantal, Shantay, Shante▼, Shanti, Shaunta, Shawnta, Shonta, Siana, Sina, Sintra, Sonia▼, Sonja▼, Sonya▼, Sunita, Synda, Syntha, Tanita, Vanita, Waneta, Wanita, Zaneta and Zanita. These names tend to be less frequently used than Santa.