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Shasta (girl)

What does Shasta mean?

Shasta Pronunciation of Shasta [shas-ta] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Shasta) is pronounced SHASS-tah. It is of Native American Indian origin. Tribal name, the name of a mountain in California and the name of the Shasta daisy. Also the name of a brand of soda.

Associated with: mountain.

Variations

Shasta has 3 variants: Shahsta, Shastah and Shastina.

Creative forms:
(female) Shasma, Shassa, ..

(male) Shasso, ..

Middle name pairings:
Shasta Nathalia (S.N.), ..

How popular is Shasta?

Shasta is a very prominent first name for females (#2000 out of 4276, Top 47%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shasta was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #909 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shasta name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shasta outside U.S.

Similar Names

Shasta is pronounced similarly to Chasta and Chasty. Other suggested similar names are Chanta, Santa, Sasa, Sasha, Shadia, Shadya, Shaela, Shaena, Shaila, Shaina, Shaka, Shakeita, Shalia, Shalita, Shalva, Shana, Shanda, Shanea, Shania, Shanita, Shanna, Shanta, Shantae, Shantai, Shantal, Shantay, Shante, Shanti, Shaquita, Shara, Sharita, Sharla, Shashi, Shauna, Shaunta, Shawna, Shawnta, Shaya, Shayda, Shayla, Shayna, Shonta, Shosha, Stasa, Stasha, Stasia, Stasja, Staska and Stasya. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shasta.

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