What does Deshawn mean?
Associated with: modern.
(male) Deshano, Deshary, ..
(female) Deshaina, Deshana, .. Middle name pairings:
Deshawn Dante (D.D.), ..
How popular is Deshawn?
Deshawn is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#1084 out of 1220, Top 89%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Deshawn entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #408 in the U.S. in 1994, and is currently at #995. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Deshawn (#995 the previous year) are Shawn (#352 the previous year), Dashawn (#1472), Deshaun (#1747), Desean (#1846), Dashaun, Deshon, Dejuan and Dasean. Other variants, like Dashonn, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Deshawn was at its apex 45 years ago (average #1379) and is now significantly diminished (#1601, down 88.5%), with forms such as Dashawn going out of style.
Deshawn is alike in pronunciation to Deshan. Other recommended names are Darshan, Dathan, Dean, Deccan, Declan▲, Deegan, Dekwan, Delman, Demyan, Denham, Denman, Dequan▼, Deshad (see Deshan), Deshal (see Deshan), Destan, Destin, Deston, Devan▼, Dewain, Dewuan (see Dejuan), Dustan, Keyshawn▼, Lashawn, Leshawn, Marshawn, Rashawn and Rayshawn. These names tend to be less frequently used than Deshawn.