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Girl Name: Shanita

Name: Shanita
Pronunciation: \sh(a)-ni-ta\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Shanta, Shanit
Similar Names: Sharita, Shanika, Shalita, Shania
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2001


Shanita \sh(a)-ni-ta\ as a girl's name is a variant of Sha- (American), Shan (English) and Shanelle (American). See for meaning of Shanita.

The baby name Shanita sounds like Shanta and Shanit. Other similar baby names are Sharita, Shanika, Shalita and Shania.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Shanita.


Shanita is a very popular first name for women (#2001 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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