What does Shasta mean?
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
(female) Shasma, Shassa, ..
(male) Shasman, Shasso, ..
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)
Charted below is the baby name history of Shasta for girls. 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, 2014)
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.