What does Shawnee mean?
Shawnee [shawnee] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Shawnee) is of Native American Indian origin. Name of the tribe that came from the eastern American forests and migrated westward. There is a town in Kansas named Shawnee Mission. Also possibly a variant of Shawna.
Associated with: forests (tree).
27 more alternative forms via Shawna: Shana▼, Shanna▼, Shaun, Shauna▼, Shaunah, Shaunda, Shaundee, Shaunee, Shaunelle, Shaunice, Shaunie, Shaunna, Shaunte, Shawnae, Shawnah, Shawnda, Shawndelle, Shawneen, Shawnette, Shawni, Shawnice, Shawniece, Shawnna, Shawntae, Shawntay, Shawnte and Shawntel.Creative forms:
(female) Shawne, Shynee, ..
(male) Shashel, Shawley, .. Middle name pairings:
Shawnee Norah (S.N.), ..
How popular is Shawnee?
Shawnee is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2354 out of 4276, Top 55%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shawnee was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its top position of #871 in the U.S. in the year 1992, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Shana, Shanna, Shaun, Shauna, Shaunda, Shaunice, Shaunna, Shaunte, Shawna, Shawnda, Shawnna and Shawnte are the prominent variation forms of Shawnee appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Shawnae, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Shawnee reached its peak 45 years ago (median #1124).
Shawnee is pronounced similarly to Chainey, Chanae, Chanee, Chaney, Chayney, Shaena, Shaina▼, Shainah, Shanae▼, Shanah, Shanay, Shanea, Shanee, Shaney, Shani, Shania▼, Shanie, Shannae, Shannah, Shannea, Shayna▼ and Shaynah. Other recommended names are Sammee, Sannie, Shaelee, Shaine, Shalee, Shan, Shan-, Shandee, Shane, Shanel, Shanese, Shannel, Shannen, Shante▼, Shantee, Sharee, Sharlee, Shauntee, Shawnta, Shayanne, Shaylee, Shayne, Shene, Shone, Shyanne▼, Sunnee, Swannie and Tawnee. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shawnee.See names in meaning and etymology.