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Meaning and name origin

Deshawn \d(e)-sha-wn\ as a boy's name is pronounced de-SHAWN. It is of American origin. Modern name: Shawn with the De- prefix. See also Da-.


Deshawn has 7 variant forms: Dashaun, Dashawn, Desean, Deshane, Deshaun, D'Shawn and Deshon.


Deshawn is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1084 out of 1220, Top 89%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Deshawn for boys. Deshawn reached its highest rank of #408 in the U.S. in 1994. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Deshawn name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Deshawn and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Shawn (#323), Deshawn (#873), Deshaun, Desean and Dashawn. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dashawn, Desean, Deshaun, Deshawn, Shawn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Deshawn is also pronounced similarly to Deshan. Another suggested similar baby name is Leshawn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Deshawn.