What does Shaka mean?
Shaka /sha-ka/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Shaka) is pronounced SHAH-kah. It is of African origin. The name of a Zulu tribal leader (sometimes compared to Attila the Hun) who shaped a group of tribes into the great Zulu nation in the early 19th century.
VariationsKreatif forms: Shasa, Shava, Shiaka. [more]
How popular is Shaka?
Shaka is a rare given name for men and an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Shaka for boys. Shaka has not been listed in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)