Ashanti - girls name

Ashanti name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 61%

Ashanti name meaning:

Origin: African

Ashanti is a variant of Asante (&-_san-tE) which is really a male, Kiswahili word for "thank you." Ashanti (&-_shan-tE) is actually a name of a Gana tribe; a member of a people of southern Ghana; the dialect of Akan spoken by the Ashanti people.

Related names

Asante , Ashanti

Other girls names beginning with A

Statistics

Overall UK ranking: 2163 out of 5493

12 recorded births last year

Change in rank

  • 10yrs

    -945
  • 5yrs

    165
  • 1yr

    295

    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

Historical popularity of Ashanti

The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Ashanti from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Ashanti in 2022