What does Shanea mean?
Shanea \sh(a)-nea\ as a name for girls is of American and Native American Indian derivation, and the meaning of Shanea is "I'm on my way". Shanea is a derivative of Shanae (American): possibly a phonetic variant of Sinead (sha-NAYD). Shanea is also a variation of Shania (Native American Indian): from an Ojibwa phrase.
Shanea is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Shanea is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Shanea and related names. Popular alternative forms of Shanea (#unlisted) are Shanae and Shania. Adoption of this girl name reached its most widespread in 1996 and is now much less, with the forms Shanae and Shania becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Shanea is alike in pronunciation to Chana, Chanee, Chaney, Chanha, Chania, Channa, Chanya, Shaena, Shaina▼, Shana▼, Shanah, Shanee, Shaney, Shani, Shanie, Shanna▼, Shannae, Shannah, Shauna▼, Shaunee, Shaunna, Shawna▼, Shawnee, Shawney, Shawnna, Shayna▼, Shena, Shianna, Shona, Shonna, Shuna and Shyanna. Other recommended similar baby names are Sana, Sanna, Seana, Seanna, Shaine, Shan, Shan-, Shanda▼, Shandea, Shane, Shaneka, Shanel, Shanta▼, Shayne, Shene, Shone, Siana and Sianna. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shanea.