What does Shona mean?
How popular is Shona?
Shona is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2304 out of 4276, Top 54%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Shona and associated names. Joni, John, Joanie and Joan are the prominent related forms of Shona (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Variants like Jonee are seldom used. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.5178%) and are now significantly less widespread, with the versions Joan, John and Joni becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shona is alike in pronunciation to Chana, China, Chyna▼, Shaena, Shaina▼, Shana▼, Shanae▼, Shanah, Shanay, Shanea, Shani, Shania▼, Shanna▼, Shauna▼, Shawna▼, Shayna▼, Sheena▼, Sheina, Shena, Shiona, Shonna and Tiona. Other recommended similar baby names are Rhona, Sana, Sanna, Seana, Sena▼, Shan, Shan-, Shane, Shene, Shonda▼, Shonta, Siana, Siena▲, Sina▼, Soma, Sonia▼ and Sonya▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shona.