Meaning and name origin
Shaniqua \sh(a)-ni-qua\ as a girl's name is of American and English origin. Shaniqua is a variant of Sha- (American): combination of the Sha- prefix with various name endings. Also a variant of Shan (English): variant of Sian.
Shaniqua is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3535 out of 4276, Top 83%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Shaniqua for girls. Shaniqua reached its highest rank of #313 in the U.S. in 1991. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Shaniqua and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Shanika and Shaniqua. (2014 statistics).