Shawanda

Shawanda - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Shawanda appeared on the charts for the first time in 1964 on position #2009. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Shawanda and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Shawanda? 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 Shawanda. The baby girl name Shawanda was given to 5 baby girls in 1994, ranking #4775 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 306,842 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Shawanda peaked in popularity 42 years ago in 1977 on position 740.



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Shawanda is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Shawanda is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #1,668 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,668.

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 Shawanda is where you live.


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Shawanda origin and meaning

Shawanda is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Shawanda, pop culture references for the name Shawanda and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Shawanda

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

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

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
19944775
19932990
19922393
19911683
19902252
19891738
19881676
19871269
19861314
19851104
19841276
19831058
19821054
1981871
1980867
1979765
1978756
1977740
1976750
1975829
19741025
19731015
19721130
19711331
19701486
19691472
19681958
19672025
19662135
19642009

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida1668

Even more about Shawanda


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 Shawanda 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 Shawanda?

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
1977
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Shawanda
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 306,842
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1964
1994 births +5

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