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What does Rashaun mean?

Rashaun Pronunciation of Rashaun [rashaun] as a boys' name is pronounced ray-SHAWN. It is of American origin. Blend of Ray and Shawn, or a variant of Roshan (Persian, Farsi) "daylight".

Associated with: daylight (bright).


Rashaun has 5 variants: Rashae, Rashane, Rashawn, Rayshaun and Rayshawn.

1 more related form via Ray, Shawn: Shaun.

Creative forms:
(male) Roshaun, Rushaun, ..


Middle name pairings:
Rashaun Onyx (R.O.), ..

How popular is Rashaun?

Rashaun is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Rashaun is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Rashaun was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its apex position of #1095 in the U.S. in the year 1993, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rashaun name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Rashawn (#1805 from recent data), Ray (#713), Rayshawn, Roshan, Shaun (#769) and Shawn (#352) are the popular varying forms of Rashaun. Usage of these forms of Rashaun was at its peak 5 decades ago (usage of 0.82%) and has become much diminished since (usage 0.09%, 89%), with versions like Ray becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rashaun, Rashawn, Ray, Rayshawn, Roshan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shaun, Shawn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Rashaun is alike in pronunciation to Rishon. Other suggested similar names are Ashtun, Calhoun, Dashaun, Dashawn, Deshaun, Jasun, Lashawn, Racham, Radwan, Raham, Rajan, Ramzan, Raphael, Rashaad, Rashad, Rasheed, Rasheid, Rasheyd (see Rashid), Rashid, Rashod, Rasmus, Rastus, Rayman, Rohan, Rushkin and Rustan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rashaun.