[ 2 syll. (s)has-hi, sh-a-shi ] The baby boy name Shashi is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is -SHaa-SHiy- †. Shashi is largely used in the Indian language and its origin is Sanskrit. It is derived from the element 'sasin' which means having a hare. Shashi is a traditional Indian name for the moon, the visible features of which are sometimes thought to resemble a hare.
Shashi is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Shashi: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"