Meaning and name origin
Shasta \sh(as)-ta\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's 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.
Shasta is a very popular first name for females (#2000 out of 4276, Top 47%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Shasta for girls. Shasta reached its highest rank of #859 in the U.S. in 1980-1989. (2014 statistics).