What does Shanika mean?
Shanika [shani-ka] as a girls' name is of American origin, and Shanika means "God's grace". Shanika is a variant form of Sha- (American). Shanika is also a variant of Shan (English, Hebrew): variation of Sian. Shanika is also used as a variant of Shaneika (American).
Associated with: grace.
50 more relations via Sha-, Shan, Shaneika: Shadira, Shadiya, Shaka, Shakeita, Shakila, Shakina, Shakira▼, Shakitra, Shalaina, Shalana, Shalaya, Shalia, Shalini, Shalisa, Shalita, Shaliza, Shamara, Shameka▼, Shamika, Shanae▼, Shanay, Shandee, Shandey, Shandeya, Shandi, Shanedra, Shanel, Shanell, Shanessa, Shanetta, Shanice▼, Shaniece, Shanique, Shanisse, Shanita, Shannae, Shanta, Shante▼, Shantee, Shantel▼, Shantey, Shaquina, Shaquita, Sharaia, Sharana, Sharaya, Sharina, Sharise, Sharita and Shawna▼.Creative forms:
(female) Seanika, Shanina, ..
(male) Shanile, Shanine, .. Middle name pairings:
Shanika Celeste (S.C.), ..
How popular is Shanika?
Shanika is a very popular first name for women (#1720 out of 4276, Top 40%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shanika entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #672 in the U.S. during 1980-1989, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Shakila, Shakira, Shameka, Shamika, Shanae, Shanay, Shandi, Shaneka, Shanel, Shanell, Shanequa, Shanice, Shaniece, Shaniqua, Shanique, Shanita, Shanta, Shante, Shantel, Shaquita, Sharita, Shawna, Shenika and Sheniqua are the popular alternative forms of Shanika. Other forms, like Shalita, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Shanika reached its most widespread 23 years ago (usage of 0.3%), but now, versions such as Shameka have become less trendy.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Chania, Chanina, Chaniya, Danika, Janika, Lanika, Manika, Sancha, Sancia, Sanzia, Sarika, Seneka, Shadia, Shaila, Shaina▼, Shalina, Shamira, Shana▼, Shanda▼, Shandea (see Shandy), Shandra, Shanea, Shaneice, Shanese, Shani, Shania▼, Shanie, Shanise, Shanit, Shanna▼, Shannea, Shannice, Sharifa, Sharik, Sharika, Sharisa, Shaunice, Shawnice, Sinisa and Tanika. These names tend to be less commonly used than Shanika.See names in meaning and etymology.