What does Shante mean?
Shante [shante] as a girls' name has its roots in Old French and Hindi, and the meaning of Shante is "God's grace; stone; peaceful". Shante is a variant form of Shan (English, Hebrew): variation of Sian. Shante is also a variation of Shantelle (Old French). Shante is also used as a derivative of Shanti (Hindi).
(female) Shanse, Shate, ..
(male) Shanne, Shanse, .. Middle name pairings:
Shante Yusra (S.Y.), ..
How popular is Shante?
Shante is a very popular first name for women (#1490 out of 4276, Top 35%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shante was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #613 in the U.S. in 1990, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Shanae, Shandi, Shaneka, Shanika, Shanita, Shanta, Shantae, Shantal, Shantel, Shantell, Shantelle and Shayne are the prominent alternative forms of Shante. Adoption of these relations of Shante was well-received in the year 1990 (average #1272), but now, versions like Shante have become less fashionable.
Shante▼ is pronounced similarly to Chanta, Chantae, Chantai, Chantay, Chantaye, Chantea, Chanteau, Chantee, Chantey, Chaunta, Shanteigh, Shantey, Shantoya, Shaunta, Shauntae, Shauntay, Shauntee, Shawnta, Shawntae, Shawntay and Shonta. Other suggested similar names are Asante, Ashante, Chanae, Chanee, Chante▼, Chanter, Chantez, Chantle, Chaunte, Phanie, Sanda, Sande, Sandee, Sandi▼, Sandie, Santa, Shadae, Shade, Shadoe, Shae, Shan-, Shana▼, Shanay, Shanda▼, Shandey, Shandeya (see Shaneika), Shandie, Shane, Shanel, Shanese, Shanetta, Shania▼, Shanie, Shannea, Shannel, Shanon, Sharee, Sharie, Shasta, Shaundee, Shaunie, Shawnee, Shawnette, Shawnte, Shawntel, Shaye, Shene, Shonda▼, Shone, Shontel, Shyanne▼, Sinty, Zhanae and Zhane▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shante.See names in meaning and etymology.