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Girl Name: Kanisha

Name: Kanisha
Pronunciation: \k(a)-ni-sha\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: English
Related Names: Ka-
Sounds Like: Genisia, Gwenisha, Kennesha
Variant forms: Kaneesha, Kaneisha, Kanesha, Kanicia, Kaniesha, Kenisha, Kinicia, Kinisha, Koneesha
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3638


Kanisha \k(a)-ni-sha\ as a girl's name is of English origin. Invented name. Possibly a combination of Ken and Aisha, or an adaptation of the fashionable Tanisha.

Kanisha has 9 variant forms: Kaneesha, Kaneisha, Kanesha, Kanicia, Kaniesha, Kenisha, Kinicia, Kinisha and Koneesha.

For more information, see also the related name Ka-.

Baby names that sound like Kanisha are Genisia, Gwenisha and Kennesha.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Kanisha.


Kanisha is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3638 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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