[ 3 syll. (s)ha-ni-ta, sh-an-ita ] The baby girl name Shanita is pronounced as -SHaa-NIY-Taa- †. Shanita is used predominantly in the English language. Its origin is English and English-American. The name is derived from the combination of the prefix 'Sha-' with the name Nita or the suffix '-nita'.
Shanita is a variation of the name Sha (English).
The name Shanitra is a variation of Shanita.
Both the origin and meaning of Shanita is inherited by all variant forms.
Shanita is an uncommon baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1978, 0.011% of baby girls were given the name Shanita. It was #815 in rank then. The baby name has steeply declined in popularity since then, and is currently of infrequent use. Within all girl names in its family, Shanita was nonetheless the most regularly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Shanita include Samantha, Samanthi, Samanthy, Samata, Seante, Sennette, Sumati, Sunandea, Sunita, Suniti, Sushantea, Sushantee, Sushantey, Sushanti, Sushantie, Sushanty, Cinthia, Cinthyia, Cintia, and Zaneta.
† Pronunciation for Shanita: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"