Shasta Name Meaning & Origin

Shasta

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Meanings and history of the name Shasta

Shasta is name originating in the Sahara. Its meaning is Precious Water.

Shasta is also a generic Sanskrit term meaning "a teacher".

The Shasta are a Native American Tribe of Northern California, they live in the region of Mount Shasta, which is the second highest peak in the Cascade Mountain range.

The Shasta Daisy was said to be breed near the Shasta Mountain area, by those of the Shasta Tribe.
The name Shasta however in the Native American sense is given to boys.

The name's most common use is on girls in English and Arabic speaking countries in Africa.

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Shasta in song, story & screen

The name of an Alaskan Husky pup in the movie "Snow Buddies," but he was a male

A prince in one of "The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe" books, The Horse and His Boy by C.S Lewis.

Sassy female character in John Wayne's "Rio Lobo"

a type of soda

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