What does Shonta mean?
Shonta /shon-ta/ as a name for girls is of Old French origin, and the meaning of the name Shonta is "stone". Shonta is an alternate spelling of Chantal (Old French): from "cantal". Compare last name Shanta.
How popular is Shonta?
Shonta is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3348 out of 4276, Top 78%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Shonta and affiliated names. Popular variation forms of Shonta (not ranked) are Chantal, Chante, Shanda, Shantel and Shonda. Other forms, like Chantaye, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Shonta was more pronounced during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.236%) and is now less. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Shonta is pronounced similarly to Shanta▼, Shantai, Shante▼, Shantee, Shantey, Shanti, Shantoya, Shauntae, Shauntay, Shawntae and Shawntay. Other recommended similar baby names are Rhona, Santa▼, Shandea, Shandi, Shanea, Shanetta, Shania▼, Shanit, Shanna▼, Shasta, Shaunte, Shawnte, Shinead, Shiona, Shonah, Shontal, Shosha, Shuna, Sinty, Sondya, Sonia▼, Sonja▼, Sonya▼, Sunita and Synda. These names tend to be less commonly used than Shonta.