Shanda

Shanda - A very unique female name



  Jun 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Shanda appeared on the charts for the first time in 1955 on position #2044. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Shanda and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Shanda? 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 Shanda. The baby girl name Shanda was given to 5 baby girls in 1998, ranking #4778 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 299,227 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Shanda peaked in popularity 46 years ago in 1973 on position 470.



Famous with this name

Shanda Lee Munson
Shanda Renee
Shanda Lebre


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Shanda is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Shanda is currently topping the baby name charts in Tennessee at position #874 - and is the least popular in Tennessee at position #874.

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 Shanda is where you live.


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Shanda origin and meaning

Shanda is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Shanda, pop culture references for the name Shanda and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Shanda

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

Samantha / Sandy / Sandi / Shonda / Shante / Shanta / Santa / Shanita / Samatha / Shawanda /

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
19984778
19963249
19941577
19931501
19921718
19911746
19901560
19891271
19881046
1987912
1986830
1985813
1984780
1983757
1982727
1981660
1980627
1979566
1978507
1977499
1976490
1975511
1974472
1973470
1972536
1971548
1970610
1969642
1968847
1967846
1966942
1965904
19641315
19631263
19621482
19611604
19601986
19581598
19571308
19562359
19552044

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Tennessee874

Even more about Shanda


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 Shanda 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 Shanda?

2 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
1973
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Shanda
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 299,227
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1955
1998 births +5

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