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What does Shene mean?

Shene Pronunciation of Shene [shene] as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Shene means "God is gracious". Shene is an alternate form of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine variation of John.

Associated with: gracious.


7 relations via Jane: Gene, Jaine, Janene, Jayne, Jeni, Jenie and Sheena.

Creative forms:
(female) Sene, Shese, ..

(male) Shede, Sheeno, ..

Middle name pairings:
Shene Abigail (S.A.), ..

How popular is Shene?

Shene is an unusual given name for women but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#93841 out of 150436, Top 62%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Gene, Jane (#288 in 2015), Janene, Jayne, Jeni and Sheena are the prominent varying forms of Shene (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Jenie, are uncommon. These relations of Shene were at the top of their popularity 8 decades ago (average #1123) and are now significantly less conventional (#1714, 87%), with forms like Sheena becoming less in vogue. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gene, Jane, Janene, Jayne, Jeni, Sheena in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Shene is pronounced similarly to Sean, Shaine, Shan, Shan-, Shane, Shaun, Shayne, Shone, Shyann and Shyanne. Other recommended names are Adene, Alene, Arene, Athene, Dene, Elene, Erene, Ilene, Irene, Lene, Raene, Reene, Rene, Sarene, Selene, Sena, Serene, Shade, Shae, Shaena, Shalene, Shana, Shanae, Shanea, Shanee, Shanel, Shaney, Shani, Shanie, Shante, Sharene, Shaye, She-, Shea, Sheba, Sheina, Shela, Shell, Shelle, Shena, Shenell, Sher, Shera, Sherae, Sheree, Sherey, Sherez, Sheri, Sherie, Sherine, Shery, Sherye, Sheva, Shevone, Shona, Shuna, Siena, Signe, Sine, Sirene, Stine, Theone and Zhane. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shene.

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