What does Shaneka mean?
Shaneka /sha-ne-ka/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Shaneka's name origins are English and Hebrew, and the meaning of Shaneka is "God's grace". Shaneka is an alternate form of Shan (English, Hebrew): variation of Sian. Compare last name Shanko.
How popular is Shaneka?
Shaneka is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2355 out of 4276, Top 55%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Shaneka and affiliated names. Shanae, Shanika, Shaniqua, Shanita and Shante are the popular related forms of Shaneka (not ranked). Variants like Shayne are seldom used. Usage of these girl names reached its most widespread in 1990 (usage of 0.3284%) and is now significantly less, with the forms Shanae, Shanika, Shaniqua and Shante becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Shaneka is alike in pronunciation to Shanecka, Shaneika, Shaneikah, Shanequa▼, Shaneyka and Shenika. Other recommended similar baby names are Seneka, Shameka▼, Shamika▼, Shanea, Shanese and Shanessa. These names tend to be less commonly used than Shaneka.