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Shanti

What does Shanti mean?

Shanti Pronunciation of Shanti [shan-ti] as a girls' name is pronounced shan-TEE. It is of Hindi origin, and the meaning of Shanti is "peaceful".

Associated with: peaceful.

Variations

Shanti has 6 variants: Shanta, Shantae, Shantai, Shantay, Shante and Shantee.

Affiliated girl names: Ashanti and Shan-.

Creative forms:
(female) Sharti, Shati, ..

(male) Shange, ..

Middle name pairings:
Shanti Winifred (S.W.), ..

How popular is Shanti?

Shanti is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3851 out of 4276, Top 90%) and also a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#147095 out of 150436, Top 98%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Ashanti (#1473 last year), Shante, Shanta and Shantae are the prominent alternative forms of Shanti (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Shanti reached its apex a decade ago (usage of 0.17%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.01%, 96.6%), with forms like Shante going out of style. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ashanti, Shanta, Shantae, Shante in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shanti and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Shanti is alike in pronunciation to Chanta, Chantae, Chantai, Chantay, Chantea, Chantee, Chantey, Chaunta, Shanteigh, Shantey, Shantoya, Shaunta, Shauntae, Shauntay, Shauntee, Shawnta, Shawntae, Shawntay and Shonta. Other suggested similar names are Chani, Chante, Chantil, Chantri, Khandi, Sanda, Sande, Sandi, Sandie, Sandy, Sanndi (see Sandy), Santa, Shadai, Shadi, Shaili, Shan, Shana, Shanae, Shanah, Shanay, Shanda, Shandea (see Shandy), Shandee, Shandey, Shandi, Shandie, Shandy, Shane, Shanea, Shanee, Shanel, Shanetta, Shaney, Shani, Shania, Shanie, Shanit, Shanita, Shanna, Shannin, Shanon, Shantal, Shantel, Shari, Shashi, Shasta, Shaunda, Shaunte, Shawnda, Shawni, Shawnte, Shonda, Sindi, Sinty and Syndi. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shanti.

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