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What does Shanea mean?

Shanea Pronunciation of Shanea [shanea] 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 version of Shanae (American): possibly a phonetic version of Sinead. Shanea is also a variation of Shania (Native American Indian): from an Ojibwa phrase.


Shanea has 2 variants: Shanay and Shannea.

Creative forms:
(female) Sanea, Shynea, ..

(male) Shaon, Shasea, ..

Middle name pairings:
Shanea Vivien (S.V.), ..

How popular is Shanea?

Shanea is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Shanea is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shanea was first listed in 1990 and reached its top rank of #1607 in the U.S. in the year 1991, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shanea name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shanea outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Shanea ranked in the Top 2000 are Shanae, Shanay and Shania (#1648 via latest list). Usage of these relations of Shanea reached its most widespread 19 years ago (usage of 0.11%) and is now much diminished (usage 0.01%, 95%), with forms such as Shania becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shanea, Shanae, Shanay, Shania in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shania outside U.S.

Similar Names

Shanea is alike in pronunciation to Chanah, Chanee, Chani, Chaniya, Channa, Chanya, China, Chyna, Chynna, Shaena, Shaina, Shainah, Shanah, Shanee, Shaney, Shaunee, Shaunna, Shawna, Shawnae, Shawnie, Shawnna, Sheena, Shianna, Shiona and Shonna. Other recommended names are Chanda, Chantea, Dhanna, Samma, Samya, Sanny, Santa, Seana, Seanna, Sena, Shaela, Shaine, Shalia, Shan, Shandea (see Shandy), Shandee, Shandel, Shandey, Shandra, Shanecka (see Shaneika), Shanella, Shanequa, Shanetta, Shaneyka, Shanit, Shannan, Shanon, Shanta, Shantae, Shantai, Shantel, Shantey, Sharee, Sharel, Sharen, Sharla, Shaunta, Shawnda, Shayan, Shayda, Shayla, Shene, Shonda, Shone, Shonta, Siana, Sienna, Sonia, Sonya and Sunnee. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shanea.