What does Shadow mean?
Shadow /shad-ow/ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Shadow) is of English derivation. Shadow is a variant form, with the suffix -ow, of Shad (English): short variation of the biblical Shadrach.
Shadow has 1 variant: Shadoe.
Shadow has 1 more related form via Shad: Shadd.Kreatif forms: Seadow, Stadow, Svadow. [more]
How popular is Shadow?
Shadow is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#71610 out of 150436, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Shadow and related names. The only popular alternative form of Shadow (outside Top 1000) is Shad. This form of Shadow reached the apex of its popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.48%) and has become significantly less popular since. (Top Birth Names, 2014)
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Shadow is pronounced similarly to Shaday, Shadi and Shoda. Other suggested similar baby names are Saad, Saadya, Sandor, Savoy, Saxon, Seadya, Seamor, Seaton, Seldon, Shaan, Shabat, Shade, Shae, Shafar, Shafik, Shafiq, Shafir, Shai, Shaine, Shaka, Shakil, Shakir, Shalmon, Shalom, Shamir, Shamus, Shan, Shanan, Shandey, Shandon, Shandy, Shane▲, Shanen, Shani, Shann, Shannon▼, Shanon, Shaq, Shaque, Sharif, Shashi, Shasta, Shaul, Shaun▼, Shavon, Shaw, Shawn▲, Shawnn, Shay, Shayan, Shaye, Shaylon, Shayn, Shayne▼, Shays, Sheldon▼, Shilo, Shiloh, Shimon, Sholom, Shovon, Shylo, Shyloh and Slade. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shadow.