What does Shantay mean?
Shantay /shan-tay/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Shantay's roots are Old French and Hindi, and the meaning of the name Shantay is "stone; peaceful". Shantay is an alternate spelling of Chantal (Old French): from "cantal". Shantay is also a derivative of Shantelle (Old French). Shantay is also used as a derivative of Shanti (Hindi).
Shantay has 20 variants: Chanta, Chantae, Chantai, Chantay, Chantaye, Chantea, Chanteau, Chantee, Chantey, Chantoya, Chaunta, Chauntay, Shanta▼, Shantae, Shantai, Shante▼, Shantee, Shaunta, Shawnta and Shonta.
Shantay has 43 more different relations via Chantal, Shantelle, Shanti: Chandal, Chantaal, Chantael, Chantale, Chantall, Chantalle, Chantara, Chantarai, Chantasia, Chante, Chantel▼, Chantela, Chantele, Chantell, Chanter, Chantez, Chantiel, Chantil, Chantila, Chantill, Chantle, Chantra, Chantrel, Chantri, Chaunte, Chauntel, Chonda, Chontel, Shanda▼, Shantahl, Shantal, Shantalle, Shantel▼, Shantell, Shantella, Shaunda, Shauntell, Shawnda, Shawntile, Shonda▼, Shontal, Shontalle and Shontel.Kreatif forms: Shansa, Shantaysa, Shatay. [more]
How popular is Shantay?
Shantay is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3683 out of 4276, Top 86%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Shantay and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Shantay (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000 are Shantel, Shantell, Shonda, Shante, Shanta, Chante, Chantel, Shanda and Chantal. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity in the year 1990 (usage of 0.22%) and are now much less widespread, with versions like Shanda, Chantal, Chantel, Shanta and Shonda becoming somewhat outmoded. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shantay is pronounced similarly to Shantey, Shantoya, Shauntae, Shauntay, Shawntae and Shawntay. Other suggested similar baby names are Santa▼, Shanay, Shandey, Shandy and Shanita. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shantay.