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Girl Names Starting with Sh-

Sh- baby names and what they mean, with 112 results. Sh- names are used more often as feminine names. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1940-1949 (USAGE OF 3.63%) and have become significantly less common since (USAGE 0.18%, 95%), with names such as Shaila falling out of fashion. Shiloh (#562) is the most fashionable birth name in this compilation, while Shue (TOP 6%) and Shahan (6%) are common Sh- last names. Here is the list of Sh- names for boys.

Sh- names

Sha- - Shanda | Shandelle - Sharell | Shari - Shawna | Shawnacy - Shell | Shell - Shinead | Shiri - Shyla

Sha- - Shanda

Sha- and variants

Sha-1, var. Shawna, Sharon, Sharise, Sharita, Sharaye, Sharina, Sharayah, Sharaya, Sharay, Sharaia, Sharana, Sharae, Shaquita, Shaquise, Shantel1, Shaquina, Shannae, Shanita1, Shanique, Shanika1, Shaniqua1, Shanice1, Shanetta, Shanessa, Shanel, Shanell, Shanedra, Shanay1, Shamika, Shamara, Shameka, Shamaine, Shalynn, Shalonda, Shalita, Shaliza, Shalisa1, Shalini1, Shalia, Shalane, Shalaya, Shalana, Shalaine, Shalaina, Shakira1, Shakitra, Shakina, Shakila1, Shakette, Shakeera, Shakeita, Shakeena, Shakeela1, Shaka, Shadiya1, Shadonna, Shadira
Origin fr. American. .. Pronunciation emphasis is on the second .. Sham is also a moderately common kid's name.

Var. of Cha-. Derived fr. American language. .. Pronunciation emphasis is on the second .. Not Top 2000 name. See also Shay.

Shadiya2, var. Shadya, Shadia, Shadi, Shade, Shadai
Derivative of Arabic word. "Singer." Uncommon, but Shadiya, Shadya are similar to common surnames Sawaya (TOP 19%), Saraiya (56%), which also end with -ya.

Shadow, var. Shadoe
Based on Old English. "Shade." Shadda and Shaddy are creative forms.

Origin fr. Farsi word. "King's glory." Not regularly used as a baby name.

Shaila and variants

Shaila, var. Shalee, Shaili
Source fr. Hindi. "River." Used somewhat widely as children's names, Shaila, Shalee, etc. are similar to the familiar Shaina.

Shaina and variants

Shaina, var. Sheina, Shayne1, Shayna, Shanie, Shanee, Shani, Shana1, Shaine, Shainah, Shaena
Derivative of Yiddish element. "Beautiful." Adoption of Shaina, Shanie, etc. as birth names in 2018 was down 100% compared to a year ago.

Shakeela and variants

Shakeela2, var. Shakila2, Shakeel
Based on Hindi word. "Beautiful." Somewhat popular as girls' names, Shakila, Shakeela, etc. are comparable to the common Shakira.


Root fr. Arabic. "Grateful." Less used today. Shakira last appeared in 2010 in the Top 2000. See also Sakura.

Charlene and variants

Sharlene, Shalene1
Var. of Charlene. Root fr. Old German element. "Free man." Used somewhat widely as birth names, Shalene and Sharlene are similar to the familiar Salena.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Shaila, Shaina, Shakila, Shakira, Shalonda

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Shameka, Shamika, Shamira, Shana, Shanae

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Shanay, Shanda, Shandi, Shandra, Shanea

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Shanee, Shaneka, Shanel, Shanell, Shani

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Shania, Shanice, Shanika, Shaniqua, Shanique

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Shanita, Shanna, Shantae, Shantal, Shante

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Shantel, Shantell, Shantelle, Shaquita, Sharae

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Sharita, Sharlene, Sharon, Shaunda, Shaunta

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Shawna, Shawnda, Shawnta, Shayna, Shayne

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Shonda, Shonta

Shalimar, var. Shallimar, Shalemar, Shalamar
Outside Top 2000.

Shalini2, var. Shalina, Shalene2, Shalena, Shaleena
Derivative of Hindi element. "Modest." Shalini, Shalene, etc. were not among 2018's Top names.

Shalisa2, var. Shelisa, Shalishah, Shalise
Source fr. Hebrew element. Variant of Shalishah, a Biblical place .. Rare, with the feminine -sa suffix for Shalisa, Shelisa, like Shanessa.

Shalom, var. Sholome, Shilom, Shelom, Shalvah, Shalome, Shalva
Origin fr. Hebrew language. "Peace." Not in popularity charts.

Shamira and variants

Shamira, var. Shemira, Shameera, Shamirah
Root fr. Hebrew language. "He who defends." Unconventional. Shamira, Shamirah, etc. are not found in the US Census.

Shan and variants

Shan1, var. Shayne2, Shante, Shanita2, Shaniqua2, Shaneka, Shanika2, Shandi1, Shanae1
From English, Hebrew words. "God's grace." Shan, Shanae, Shandi, Shaneka, Shanika, Shaniqua, Shanita, Shante and Shayne are more commonplace as birth names among these forms.

Shan- and variants

Shan-, var. Shauntrice, Shantoya, Shanti, Shantel2, Shandra, Shanice2, Shandon, Shandelle, Shandell, Shandel
Derivative of American word. Combination of the Shan prefix with .. Shandra (TOP 72%) and Shanti (98%) are found regularly as surnames.

Shana and variants

Shana2, var. Shannah, Shanna, Shania, Shandi2, Shanah, Shanda1, Shan2
Origin fr. Hebrew language. "Lily, rose." Shanah and Shannah are more rarefied as children's names among the forms of Shana.

Shanae and variants

Shanae2, var. Shannea, Shanea, Shanay2
Source fr. American element. Possibly a phonetic variant of Sinead .. Shanae, Shanay and Shanea are more commonplace as birth names among these versions.

Chantal and variants

Shontelle, Shontel, Shonta, Shonda, Shawntile, Shawntille, Shawnta, Shawnda, Shauntell, Shaunda, Shaunta, Shantelle, Shantell, Shantel3, Shantalle, Shantay, Shantae, Shantal, Shanda2
Forms of Chantal. Origin fr. Old French language. "Stone." Shanda exists frequently (TOP 83%) as a last name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Sh- names for girls.

1. Sha- - Shanda
Sha- [Shawna, ..], Cha- [Sha-], Shadiya [Shadya, ..], Shadow [Shadoe], Shahnaz, Shaila [Shalee, ..], Shaina [Sheina, ..], Shakeela [Shakila, ..], Shakira, Charlene [Sharlene, ..], Shalimar [Shallimar, ..], Shalini [Shalina, ..], Shalisa [Shelisa, ..], Shalom [Sholome, ..], Shamira [Shemira, ..], Shan [Shayne, ..], Shan- [Shauntrice, ..], Shana [Shannah, ..], Shanae [Shannea, ..], Chantal [Shontelle, ..]

Chandelle [Shantelle, ..], Shandra, Shandy [Shandie, ..], Shaneika [Shonyce, ..], Chanel [Shynelle, ..], Shanelle [Shynelle, ..], Shani [Shanit], Shania [Shanea], Shanice [Shannice, ..], Shannon [Shanon, ..], Ashanti [Shauntee, ..], Shantelle [Shontelle, ..], Shanti [Shantee, ..], Sarah [Shari, ..], Cherilyn [Sherylyn, ..], Cherie [Shuree, ..], Sharde [Shardei, ..], Cherise [Shirece, ..], Charlotte [Sheryl, ..], Cheryl [Shyrill, ..]

Shari [Sharelle, ..], Sharifa [Sherifa, ..], Sharik [Sharika], Sharise [Sharissa, ..], Charity [Sharitye, ..], Caroline [Sharlyne, ..], Carol [Sharmain, ..], Sharlene [Sharlynne, ..], Charlie [Sharlie, ..], Charla [Sharlene], Charmaine [Sharmyn, ..], Sharmaine [Sharmayne], Charmian [Sharmyane, ..], Sharmila, Sharon [Sherynn, ..], Shashi, Shasta [Shastina, ..], Siobhan [Sh'vonne, ..], Shavonne [Shyvonne, ..], Shawna [Shonna, ..]

Shawnacy [Shawnessy, ..], Shawnee [Shawnie, ..], Shaya [Shayana], Cheyenne [Shyanne, ..], Shayla [Shealynn, ..], Shayna [Sheina, ..], Shayne, She- [Shevonda, ..], Shea [Shaylyn, ..], Sheba [Shieba, ..], Saba [Shebah, ..], Bathsheba [Sheva, ..], Jane [Shene, ..], Sheena [Shionagh, ..], Sheherezade [Sharizad, ..], Cecilia [Sheila], Sheila [Shyla, ..], Sheiletta, Shelby [Shellby, ..], Rochelle [Shelly, ..]

Shell [Shelle, ..], Rachel [Shelly, ..], Shelley [Shelly, ..], Cher [Sheryll, ..], Shera [Shyra, ..], Shereen [Shirine, ..], Erica [Sherica], Sheridan [Sherrydan, ..], Sherilyn [Sherylann, ..], Charis [Sherisa], Sherisa [Sherronda, ..], Cerise [Sherise], Sherrerd [Sherrod, ..], Sherry [Sh'rae, ..], Chevonne [Shivonne, ..], Sheryl [Sheryll, ..], Shifra [Shifrah], Shiloh [Shyloh, ..], Simone [Shimonah, ..], Sinead [Shinead]

Shiri [Shirit, ..], Shirley [Shurlee, ..], Shona [Shunagh, ..], Shoshana [Shoshi, ..], Susan [Shushu, ..], Susannah [Shushu, ..], Shoshone [Shoshoni], Shulamith [Shulamit, ..], Shura [Shurka], Alexandra [Shurochka, ..], Shyanne [Shyanna, ..], Shyla [Shylah]

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