Name
SHAKA

Name SHAKA

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 208 births of Shaka in the countries below, which represents an average of 1 births of children bearing the first name Shaka per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 4 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Shaka   
In Italiano Nome Shaka   


Information about the first name Shaka

The first name Shaka has been assigned to:
98.56% to boys
1.44% to girls
The country where the first name Shaka is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Shaka

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Shaka : Akash, Akhsa, Aksah, Aksha, Ashka, Haska, Kasha, Sakha, Skaha

Shaka in Japanese *

Romajishaka
Katakanaシャカ
Hiraganaしゃか
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Shaka in Japanese
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Shaka in sign language

Shaka in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Shaka

US English
Etymology src :
  • Origin uncertain. Shaka is not a word in the Hawaiian language, which lacks the /ʃ/ sound.
Anagrams src :
  • Khasa, Sakha, hakas, kasha
Noun src :
  • shaka (plural shakas)
  • A greeting gesture in which the thumb and little finger are extended while curling the three middle fingers in a semi-fist. Used to express a variety of positive meanings including "all right", "hello" and "goodbye".
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈʃɑːkə/
  • Rhymes: -ɑːkə
Noun (See also) src :
  • Shaka sign on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
Noun (Synonyms) src :
  • hang-loose sign
Noun (Usage notes) src :
  • Associated with Hawaii and with sports such as surfing, skateboarding, snowboarding, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and skydiving.
FR French
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ʃɛ.ka/, /ʃe.ka/
  • Homophones: shakas, shakât
Verb src :
  • shaka
  • third-person singular past historic of shaker
Ladino
Etymology src :
  • From Turkish şaka (“joke”).
Noun src :
  • shaka f (Latin spelling)
  • joke (thing said to amuse)
 

Popularity of the name Shaka

Number of SHAKA births per year

Total births of Shaka by country

Births with the first name Shaka
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
130
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
35
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
21
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
8
1
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
5
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
3
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
2
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
1
CLChili
2010 - 2021
0
1
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
1
0

Total births of Shaka by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Shaka
Country
Boys
Girls
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
4
0

Comments on the name Shaka

Personalities with the first name Shaka

There is 0 personality with the first name Shaka



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Shaka

There are 26 actors and actresses with the first name Shaka
Shaka David
Shaka Crosby
Shaka Zulu
Shaka Omari
Shaka Watkins
Shaka Shervington Shervington
Shaka Selah
Shaka Malik
Shaka Bueller
Shaka Richardson
Shaka Henderson
Shaka Nelson Giles
Shaka Walker
Shaka Cook
Shaka Gomez
Shaka Hislop
Shaka Folger-Basso
Shaka Campbell
Shaka Smith
Shaka Sampang
Shaka Taylor
Shaka Bunsie
Shaka Dickerson
Shaka Lynch
Shaka Z.
Shaka Cumbuka

Rankings of first name SHAKA by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#4605GB United Kingdom2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name SHAKA (female) births over the last year available in each country