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Girl Names Starting with Sha-

Sha- baby names and what they mean, with 74 results. Sha- names are used more often as feminine names. These girl names were at the top of their popularity in the 1940s (USAGE OF 1.7%) and are now much less conventional (USAGE 0.1%, 96% LESS), with names like Shaniqua becoming less in vogue. Shank (TOP 2%) and Shaikh (6%) are conventional Sha- last names. Here is the list of Sha- names for boys.

Sha- names

Sha- - Shana | Shana - Sharay | Sharde - Sharmila | Sharon - Shayne

Sha- - Shana

Sha- and variants

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

Form of Cha-. Origin fr. American word. .. Pronunciation emphasis is on the second .. Outside Top 2000. See also Shay.

Shadiya2, var. Shadya, Shadia, Shadi, Shade, Shadai
Root fr. Arabic element. "Singer." Uncommon, but Shadiya, Shadya are comparable to common surnames Sawaya (UPPER 19%), Shakya (99%), which also end with -ya.

Shadow, var. Shadoe
Derivative of Old English word. "Shade." Scarce as girls' names, but Shadow and Shadoe are similar to the more familiar Sadie.

Shea and variants

Shaylyn, Shaylee, Shayla, Shaye, Shayda, Shaelee, Shay, Shae
Forms of Shea. From Gaelic word. "Admirable." Shae (UPPER 83%), Shay (48%) and Shayla (27%) are frequently occurring as feminine names, whereas Shaelee, Shayda, Shaye, Shaylee and Shaylyn are scarcely used.

From Farsi. "King's glory." Uncommon. Shahnaz is not found in the US Demographics.

Sharizad, Sharazad, Shahrazad
Forms of Sheherezade. Origin fr. Arabic, Farsi, Persian languages. "City dweller." Not widespread. Shahrazad, Sharazad and Sharizad are not found in the US Demographics.

Shaila and variants

Shaila, var. Shalee, Shaili
From Hindi language. "River." Shaila, Shaili and Shalee are barely found as female names.

Shaina and variants

Shaina, var. Shayne1, Shayna, Shanie, Shani, Shanee, Shaine, Shana1, Shainah, Shaena
Derived fr. Yiddish element. "Beautiful." Adoption of Shaina, Shanee, etc. as birth names in 2018 was 100% less than a year ago.

Shakeela and variants

Shakeela2, var. Shakila2, Shakeel
Derivative of Hindi element. "Beautiful." Shakeel and Shakeela are more novel as children's names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sha- names: Shae, Shaila, Shaina, Shakila, Shakira

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sha- names: Shalonda, Shameka, Shamika, Shamira, Shana

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sha- names: Shanae, Shanay, Shandi, Shandra, Shanee

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sha- names: Shaneka, Shanel, Shanell, Shani, Shanice

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sha- names: Shanika, Shaniqua, Shanique, Shanita, Shante

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sha- names: Shantel, Shaquita, Sharae, Sharita, Sharlene

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sha- names: Sharon, Shawna, Shay, Shaye, Shayla

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sha- names: Shaylee, Shaylyn, Shayna, Shayne


Based on Arabic element. "Grateful." Shakira has declined in popularity as a birth name circa 2002. See also Shakina.

Charlene and variants

Sharlene, Shalene1
Forms of Charlene. Derivative of Old German language. "Free man." Sharlene is a commonplace (TOP 23%) female name, while Shalene is intermittently used.

Shalimar, var. Shallimar, Shalemar, Shalamar
Sparing use. Shalimar, Shalamar, etc. are not found in the US Demographics.

Shalini2, var. Shalina, Shalene2, Shalena, Shaleena
Derived fr. Hindi language. "Modest." Shaleena and variants are hardly found as given names.

Shalisa2, var. Shalishah, Shalise
Based on Hebrew. Variant of Shalishah, a Biblical place .. Shalice and Shanisa are creative forms.

Shalom, var. Shalvah, Shalva, Shalome
Root fr. Hebrew. "Peace." Shalome and variants are not in the Top 2000.

Shamira and variants

Shamira, var. Shameera, Shamirah
Root fr. Hebrew word. "He who defends." Shameera and Shamirah are more novel as birth names among the forms of Shamira.

Shan and variants

Shan, var. Shayne2, Shante, Shanita2, Shaniqua2, Shanika2, Shandi, Shaneka, Shanae
Derived fr. English, Hebrew languages. "God's grace." Less common today. Shaniqua and Shante were versions last appearing (1997) in the Top 2000.

Shan- and variants

Shan-, var. Shauntrice, Shantoya, Shanti, Shantel2, Shanice2, Shandon, Shandra, Shandelle, Shandell, Shandel
Stems fr. American. Combination of the Shan prefix with .. Shanice and Shantel have declined in popularity as girls' names circa 1990.

Shoshana and variants

Shannah, Shana2
Forms of Shoshana. Derived fr. Hebrew word. "Lily, rose." Shana and variants soared in popularity 48 years ago, but now, Shana has become less trendy.

Quick Reference

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

1. Sha- - Shana
Sha- [Shawna, Sharon, Sharise, Sharita, ..], Cha- [Sha-], Shadiya [Shadi, Shade, Shadya, Shadia, ..], Shadow [Shadoe], Shea [Shaye, Shayla, Shaylyn, Shaylee, ..], Shahnaz, Sheherezade [Sharizad, Sharazad, Shahrazad], Shaila [Shalee, Shaili], Shaina [Shani, Shayne, Shayna, Shanie, ..], Shakeela [Shakila, Shakeel], Shakira, Charlene [Shalene, Sharlene], Shalimar [Shalamar, Shalemar, Shallimar], Shalini [Shalina, Shalene, Shalena, Shaleena], Shalisa [Shalise, Shalishah], Shalom [Shalva, Shalvah, Shalome], Shamira [Shameera, Shamirah], Shan [Shayne, Shante, Shanita, Shaniqua, ..], Shan- [Shanti, Shantel, Shantoya, Shauntrice, ..], Shoshana [Shana, Shannah]

Shana [Shania, Shanna, Shandi, Shannah, ..], Shanae [Shanay, Shanea, Shannea], Chantal [Shawnta, Shawnda, Shawntile, Shawntille, ..], Chandelle [Shantelle, Shandelle], Shandra, Shandy [Shandie, Shandey, Shandee, Shandeigh, ..], Shaneika [Shantey, Shantelle, Shantella, Shanteigh, ..], Chanel [Shannel, Shanell, Shanelle, Shannelle, ..], Shanelle [Shanita, Shannel, Shannell, Shanisse, ..], Shani [Shanit], Shania [Shanea], Shanice [Shanise, Shanese, Shannice, Shaniece, ..], Susannah [Shanna], Shannon [Shanon, Shannyn, Shannin, Shannen, ..], Ashanti [Shanti, Shantee, Shauntee, Shauntae], Shantelle [Shante, Shantel, Shantell, Shantella, ..], Shanti [Shante, Shantee, Shantay, Shantai, ..], Sarah [Shari, Shara], Cherilyn [Sharelyn, Sharalyn, Sharilynn, Sharelynne, ..], Cherie [Shary, Sharay]

Sharde [Shardei, Sharday, Shardai, Shardae, ..], Sherry [Shari, Sharie, Sharee, Sharrie], Cherise [Sharyse, Sharice, Shareese], Charlotte [Sharyl, Sharmion, Sharmian, Sharmayne, ..], Cheryl [Sharyl, Sharil, Sharyll, Sharrell, ..], Sheryl [Sharell, Sharrell, Sharelle], Shari [Shara, Sharae, Sharee, Sharelle], Sharifa [Shareefa], Sharik [Sharika], Sharise [Sharice, Sharisa, Sharissa], Charity [Sharity, Sharitye, Sharitey, Sharitee], Caroline [Sharlyne, Sharline, Sharlene, Sharlena, ..], Carol [Sharmain, Sharline, Sharlene, ..], Charla [Sharlene], Sharlene [Sharly, Sharlyn, Sharlyne, Sharlynne, ..], Charlie [Sharlie, Sharlene], Charmaine [Sharmyn, Sharmion, Sharmian, Sharmayne, ..], Sharmaine [Sharmayne], Charmian [Sharmyan, Sharmian, Sharmyane, Sharmiane], Sharmila

Sharon [Sharyn, Sharron, Sharrin, Sharronne, ..], Shashi, Shasta [Shahsta, Shastah, Shastina], Siobhan [Shavon, Shavaun, Shavonne], Shavonne [Shavon, Shavona, Shavonna, Shavonda, ..], Shawna [Shawnte, Shawntel, Shawntay, Shawntae, ..], Shawnacy [Shawnessy, Shaughnessy], Shawnee [Shawnie, Shawney], Shaya [Shayana], Cheyenne [Shayan, Shayanne], Shayla [Shaylyn, Shaylynn, Shaylene, Shaylynne, ..], Sheila [Shaylla, Shaylah, Shaylagh, ..], Shayna [Shana, Shaina, Shaynah], Shayne

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