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pinWhat does Deshawn mean?

Deshawn /de-sha-wn/ as a boys' name is pronounced de-SHAWN. It is of American origin. Modern name: Shawn with the De- prefix. See also Da-.


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

Deshawn has 6 more alternative forms via Da-, De-, Shawn: Dasean, Dashae, Dashonn, Dejuan, Deshay and Devaun.

Kreatif forms: Dershawn, Deshawnno, Doshawn. [more]

pinHow 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)

Presented below is the baby name history of Deshawn for boys. Deshawn entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #408 in the U.S. in 1994, and is currently at #873. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)

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

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

Shown below is a comparison of the history of Deshawn and associated names. Prominent alternative forms of Deshawn (#873 the previous year) are Shawn (#323 the previous year), Deshaun, Desean, Dejuan and Dashawn. Other variants, like Dasean, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Deshawn was at its apex 17 (average #630) and is somewhat less today (#866, down 63.8%), with forms such as Dashawn falling out of style. Shawn is the most trendy birth name here.

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

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

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Deshawn is alike in pronunciation to Deshan. Other recommended similar baby names are Darshan, Dathan, Dean, Deccan, Declan, Deegan, Dekwan, Delman, Demyan, Denham, Denman, Dequan, Deshad, Deshal, Destan, Destin, Deston, Devan, Dewain, Dewuan, Dustan, Keyshawn, Lashawn, Leshawn, Marshawn, Rashawn and Rayshawn. These names tend to be less frequently used than Deshawn.