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Gender: Female Pronunciation: shan-EYE-a Meaning of Shania: "I'm on my way" Origin of Shania: Ojibway

The name Shania is a girl's name of Ojibway origin meaning "I'm on my way". Shania and is often added to lists like Musician Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (GIRLS)".

From the experts:

This obscure Native-American name owes its very life to country singer Shania Twain, who dropped her original name, Eileen, for it.

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Famous People Named Shania

Shania Twain (born Eilleen Regina Edwards), Canadian country music singer

Pop Culture References for the name Shania

Shania Clemmons, character on TV's "The New Normal"
Shania Lowry, character from the Black Mirror episode "USS Callister"