Shasta

Female

Meaning

Praised, Commended

Origin

Native

Pronunciation

/ʃæstə/

Traits associated with the name Shasta:

Shasta has an exotic sound to it, representing an owner that likes to think outside of the box.

Dogs named Shasta tend to be loving, good-natured, brave, and strong-willed. This feminine name is also associated with companionship, and courage.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Shasta?

Naming your dog Shasta may suggest that you have an affinity for nature and the outdoors. It could also suggest that you have a strong connection to the past, as Shasta is a name that has been used for centuries.

Is Shasta a good dog name?

Shasta has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Shasta isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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New York City Dog Name Database
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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Shasta is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Shasta was, in the past month, the 244th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of July 2024, Shasta is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Shasta was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Shasta's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Shasta is most adored in Vermont, Massachusetts and Missouri.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Illinois, Colorado and New Mexico.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Shasta.

Most popular breeds named Shasta:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Siberian Husky
  4. Golden Retriever
  5. Australian Shepherd

Famous dogs named Shasta:

  • film icon A siberian husky named Shasta played a role in the movie Snow Buddies.

Shasta is found in these categories:

cute dog names
cute

Evokes a playful vibe, referencing California's majestic Mount Shasta.

tough dog names
tough

Shasta echoes strength and resilience, like the towering mountain peak.

Dog names like Shasta:

Princess
With a lot of attitude.
Queen of sheba.
Mountain
Diminutive Form Of Cecilia
Wisdom
Shasta dog name meaning

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