What does Shanea mean?
Shanea /sha-nea/ [2 sylls.] 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). Shanea is also a variation of Shania (Native American Indian): from an Ojibwa phrase.
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)
Popular alternative forms of Shanea (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000 are Shanae and Shania. Forms like Shanay are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names reached its most widespread in the year 1996 (usage of 0.4145%) and is now much less, with the forms Shanae and Shania becoming less in vogue. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Shanea and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
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.