What does Shanda mean?
Shanda /shan-da/ as a girls' name. Shanda's roots are Old French and Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Shanda is "stone; lily, rose". Shanda is a variant form of Chantal (Old French): from "cantal". Shanda is also a variant of Shana (Hebrew): short variation of Shoshana, Shannon.
Shanda▼ has 22 more related forms via Chantal, Shana: Chandal, Chanta, Chantae, Chantai, Chantay, Chante, Chantea, Chantra, Chaunta, Chonda, Shan, Shanah, Shania▼, Shanna▼, Shannah, Shantae, Shantal, Shantay, Shantel▼, Shaunta, Shawnta and Shonta.Kreatif forms: Shando, Shanla, Shannead. [more]
How popular is Shanda?
Shanda is a very popular first name for females (#1182 out of 4276, Top 28%) and a slightly less popular last name for both adults and children (#124872 out of 150436, Top 83%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Shanda for girls. Shanda entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its apex position of #514 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Shanda and corresponding names. Shanna, Shantel, Shonda, Shania, Chante, Shana and Chantal are the popular alternative forms of Shanda. These forms of Shanda reached the apex of their popularity during 1970-1979 (median #668) and are now less popular, with forms such as Shania, Shana, Chantal, Shanda and Shanna becoming somewhat dated.
Thinking of names?
Shanda▼ is pronounced similarly to Chanda▼, Chandy, Shandea, Shandee, Shandey, Shandeya, Shandie, Shandy and Shaundee. Other suggested similar baby names are Blanda, Canda, Chandra▼, Channa, Chanya, Deanda, Dhana, Leanda, Luanda, Manda▼, Randa, Saida, Sana, Sandi▼, Sandie, Sandye, Sayda, Seana, Seanna, Shadai, Shade, Shadia, Shaela, Shaina▼, Shaka, Shalonda▼, Shanae▼, Shanay, Shandel, Shandon, Shandra, Shanea, Shanedra, Shanee, Shaneka, Shaney, Shanita, Shannae, Shannan, Shanon, Shanta▼, Shantee, Shantey, Shara, Sharde, Shauna▼, Shauntae, Shauntay, Shavonda, Shawnna, Shawntay, Shawnte, Shaya, Shayda, Shianna, Shona, Shonna, Sianna, Sindi, Sondya, Synda, Syndi, Thada, Thadda, Thandy and Zanda. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shanda.