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What does the name "Shanika" mean?

Shanika (English): Vibrant, cheerful

The name "Shanika" is of English origin and it means "Vibrant, cheerful". It's a name commonly given to girls.

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.

A is for able, for you surely are.

N is for nice, need I say more?

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

K is for kindness, you always show.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

Your name in reverse order is "Akinahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Khsinaa". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Shanika" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Shanika? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,596 babies born with the name Shanika in the United States. That's more than enough Shanikas to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1970 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shanika" was in 1979 with a total of 410 babies.

According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shanika" is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 13 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1990. Across the entire United States a total of only 288 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Shanika popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Shanika in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Here's something for you to ponder on...

Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.