Gender / Sex: girl
Meaning: crimson; a marvel, wondrous
Sounds Like: Shanita, Shanti, Shanda, Shante, Shandi, Shandy, Shandie, Shanta
Similar Names: Shanie, Shania
Shanit \sh(a)-nit\ as a girl's name is a variant of Shani (Hebrew, Swahili), and the meaning of Shanit is "crimson; a marvel, wondrous".
The baby name Shanit sounds like Shanita, Shanti, Shanda, Shante, Shandi, Shandy, Shandie and Shanta. Other similar baby names are Shanie and Shania.
Shanit is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)