Meaning and name origin
Shaka \sh(a)-ka\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's 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.
Shaka is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Shaka for boys. Shaka has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).