Sasha - A very unique male name
Sasha, meaning defending men, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1968 on position #1751. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sasha and more.
With that position 1 in 118,089 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sasha peaked in popularity 43 years ago in 1976 on position 1243.
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Sasha is currently topping the charts in...Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sasha is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,753 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,002.
Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Sasha is where you live.
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Sasha origin and meaningSasha is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means defending men. To see famous people named Sasha, pop culture references for the name Sasha and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.
Similar to Sasha
We've found the following names that sound similar to Sasha, sorted by popularity.Sage / Shea / Shay / Sky / Skye / Shia / Shaya / Shigeo / Sekou / Sai /
Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better
understanding of how popular or unique this name is.
With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.
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Even more about Sasha
These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.