What does Deshawn mean?
Associated with: modern
(male) Deshano, Deshary, ..
(female) Deshaina, Deshana, ..
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)
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 2000 Names, 2014)
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), Dashawn (#1376), Desean (#1606), Deshaun (#1785), Dashaun, Deshon, Dejuan and Dasean. Other variants, like Dashonn, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Deshawn was at its apex 44 years ago (average #1379) and is now significantly diminished (#1551, down 87.2%), with the form Shawn 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.