What does Shanita mean?
Shanita [shani-ta] as a girls' name is of American derivation, and the meaning of the name Shanita is "God's grace". Shanita is an alternate spelling of Sha- (American). Shanita is also a variation of Shan (English, Hebrew): transcription of Sian. Shanita is also used as a variation of Shanelle (American).
Associated with: grace.
Shanita has 1 variant: Shanetta.
48 more different relations via Sha-, Shan, Shanelle: Shadira, Shadiya, Shaka, Shakeita, Shakila, Shakina, Shakira▼, Shakitra, Shalaina, Shalana, Shalaya, Shalia, Shalini, Shalisa, Shalita, Shaliza, Shamara, Shameka▼, Shamika, Shanae▼, Shanay, Shandi, Shanedra, Shaneka, Shanel, Shanell, Shanella, Shanessa, Shaney, Shanice▼, Shanika, Shanilly, Shaniqua▼, Shanique, Shanisse, Shannae, Shannel, Shante▼, Shantel▼, Shaquina, Shaquita, Sharaia, Sharana, Sharaya, Sharina, Sharise, Sharita and Shawna▼.Creative forms:
(female) Shanima, Shanina, ..
(male) Shanil, Shanile, .. Middle name pairings:
Shanita Ryan (S.R.), ..
How popular is Shanita?
Shanita is a very popular first name for women (#2001 out of 4276, Top 47%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shanita entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #967 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Shakila, Shakira, Shameka, Shamika, Shanae, Shanay, Shandi, Shaneka, Shanel, Shanell, Shanelle, Shanice, Shanika, Shaniqua, Shanique, Shante, Shantel, Shaquita, Sharita and Shawna are the prominent related forms of Shanita. Usage of these relations of Shanita was well-received among parents 23 years ago (adoption of 0.3%), but now, versions such as Shawna have become less fashionable.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Chania, Chanina, Chaniya, Chanta, Charita, Danita, Hanita, Janita, Juanita▼, Laanita (see Anita), Lanita, Ranita, Sanda, Santa, Sarita, Shadia, Shahsta (see Shasta), Shaila, Shaina▼, Shalina, Shamira, Shana▼, Shanda▼, Shandea (see Shandy), Shandee, Shandey, Shandeya (see Shaneika), Shandie, Shandra, Shandy, Shanea, Shaneika, Shani, Shania▼, Shanie, Shanise, Shanit, Shanna▼, Shannea, Shanta, Shantae, Shantai, Shantal, Shantay, Shantee, Shantey, Shanti, Shantoya, Sharifa, Sharika, Sharisa, Sharity, Shasta, Shaunda, Shaunta, Shauntae, Shauntay, Shaunte, Shawnda, Shawnta, Shawntae, Shawntay, Shawnte, Shenika, Sherita, Shonda▼, Shonta, Sunita, Tanita, Vanita, Wanita and Zanita. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shanita.See names in meaning and etymology.