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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Boy Name: Shaka

Name: Shaka
Pronunciation: \sh(a)-ka\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Shaka's also a girl name)
Origin: African
Sounds Like: Shaq, Chik, Chiko, Shaque
Similar Names: Shawn, Shaun, Shane, Shaul, Shaan, Shad, Shadd, Shadi, Shade, Shaday, Shai, Shakil, Shakir, Shan, Shann, Shayn, Shani, Shaw, Shea, Shays, Shaye, Shay, Shae, Shia, Shiva, Shoda, Shura

Description

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.

Baby names that sound like Shaka are Shaq, Chik, Chiko and Shaque. Other similar baby names are Shawn, Shaun, Shane, Shaul, Shaan, Shad, Shadd, Shadi, Shade, Shaday, Shai, Shakil, Shakir, Shan, Shann, Shayn, Shani, Shaw, Shea, Shays, Shaye, Shay, Shae, Shia, Shiva, Shoda and Shura.

Popularity

Shaka is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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