Shakita

Shakita - A very unique female name



  Aug 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Shakita appeared on the charts for the first time in 1974 on position #3014. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Shakita and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Shakita? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Shakita. The baby girl name Shakita was given to 5 baby girls in 1996, ranking #4703 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 299,355 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Shakita peaked in popularity 36 years ago in 1983 on position 1445.



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Shakita is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Shakita is currently topping the baby name charts in Illinois at position #1,649 - and is the least popular in Illinois at position #1,649.

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 Shakita is where you live.


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Shakita origin and meaning

Shakita is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Shakita, pop culture references for the name Shakita and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Shakita

We've found the following names that sound similar to Shakita, sorted by popularity.

Sadie / Suzette / Sade / Shasta / Sudie / Shaquita / Scott / Scout / Syeda / Sadia /

Name statistics


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.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19964703
19931972
19922349
19912927
19901877
19891685
19881613
19871666
19861519
19851484
19841519
19831445
19822355
19811750
19801666
19791890
19782657
19772173
19761919
19743014

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Illinois1649

Even more about Shakita


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Shakita a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Shakita?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1983
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Shakita
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 299,355
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1974
1996 births +5

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