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Shawney (girl)

What does Shawney mean?

Shawney Pronunciation of Shawney [shawney] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Shawney) is of Native American Indian origin. Shawney is a version of Shawnee (Native American Indian).


Shawney has 1 variant: Shawnie.

Creative forms:
(female) Sharney, Sheney, ..

(male) Shawer, Shawley, ..

Middle name pairings:
Shawney Angie (S.A.), ..

How popular is Shawney?

Shawney is an unusual first name for women. Shawney is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Shawnee is the only popular alternative form of Shawney (outside Top 2000). This form of Shawney was at the top of its popularity in 1992 (#871). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shawnee in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shawney and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Shawney is alike in pronunciation to Chaney, Chayney, Shaena, Shaina, Shainah, Shana, Shanae, Shanah, Shanea, Shanee, Shaney, Shani, Shania, Shannah, Shannea, Shauna, Shaunah, Shaunee, Shaunie, Shaunna, Shawna, Shawnae, Shawnah, Shawni and Shawnna. Other suggested similar names are Samey, Sammey, Sanny, Shaine, Shan, Shan-, Shandey, Shandy, Shane, Shanel, Shannel, Shannen, Shantey, Shaun, Shawnacy, Shawnda, Shawneen, Shawnessy, Shawnta, Shawntay, Shawnte, Shawntel, Shayne, Shene, Shone, Shyanne, Suanny, Swanny and Tawney. These names tend to be more commonly used than Shawney.

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