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Shaun (girl)

What does Shaun mean?

Shaun Pronunciation of Shaun [shaun] as a name for girls (also used more widely as boys' name Shaun). The meaning of Shaun is "God's grace". Shaun is an alternate spelling of Shawna (English, Irish, Gaelic): feminine transcription of Sean.

Associated with: grace.

Variations

Shaun has 1 variant: Sean.

24 more relations via Shawna: Seana, Seanna, Shana, Shanna, Shauna, Shaunah, Shaunda, Shaundee, Shaunee, Shaunice, Shaunie, Shaunna, Shauntay, Shaunte, Shawnae, Shawnah, Shawnda, Shawnee, Shawni, Shawnna, Shawnte, Shonna, Siana and Sianna.

Creative forms:
(female) Sharun, Shauni, ..

(male) Shaunn, Sheno, ..

Middle name pairings:
Shaun Shea (S.S.), ..

How popular is Shaun?

Shaun is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2670 out of 4276, Top 62%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shaun was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #1130 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shaun name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shaun outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Shawnda, Shawna, Shaunte, Shawnee, Shawnna, Shonna, Shawnte, Shaunna, Shaunice, Shana, Seanna, Shanna, Shaunda, Shauna and Sean are the prominent variation forms of Shaun. Usage of these relations of Shaun was widespread among parents in the 1970s (median #1201).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shaun, Sean, Seanna, Shana, Shanna in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shauna, Shaunda, Shaunice, Shaunna, Shaunte in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shawna, Shawnda, Shawnee, Shawnna, Shawnte, Shonna in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shauna outside U.S.

Similar Names

Shaun is pronounced similarly to Chayan, Shaine, Shan, Shan-, Shane, Shayan, Shayne, Shene, Shone, Shyann and Shyanne. Other suggested similar names are Faun, San, Sha-, Shade, Shadi, Shae, Shaena, Shaina, Shaka, Shani, Shanon, Shara, Sharan, Sharen, Shari, Sharon, Shary, Sharyn, Shaunta, Shavaun, Shavon, Shay, Shaya, Shaye, Shayna, Shevaun, Shivaun, Shuna and Sian. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shaun.

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