Gender / Sex: girl (Sasha's also a boy name)
Related Names: Saskia, Alexandra
Sounds Like: Saisha, Saesha
Variant forms: Sacha, Sasa, Sascha, Saschenka, Sasheen, ZsaZsa
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 893
Sasha \s(a)-sha\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Sasha), is pronounced SAH-shah. It is of Russian origin. Short form of Alexander (Greek) "man's defender". The -sha ending may not be feminine in Russia, though it is in America.
Sasha has 6 variant forms: Sacha, Sasa, Sascha, Saschenka, Sasheen and ZsaZsa.
For more information, see also related names Saskia and Alexandra.
Baby names that sound like Sasha are Saisha and Saesha.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Sasha.
Sasha is a very popular first name for women (#893 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)