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Shae (boy)

What does Shae mean?

Shae Pronunciation of Shae [shae] as a name for boys (also used more generally as girls' name Shae) is a Gaelic name, and Shae means "admirable". Shae is a version of Shea (Gaelic): from Seaghdha.

Associated with: gaelic.


Shae has 3 variants: Shai, Shay and Shaye.

1 more alternative form via Shea: Shays.

Creative forms:
(male) Satae, Shley, ..

(female) Shla, Shle, ..

Middle name pairings:
Shae Zaden (S.Z.), ..

How popular is Shae?

Shae is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#112967 out of 150436, Top 75%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Shae entered the list in 1990 and reached its top rank of #1334 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Shai, Shay and Shea (#1646 in 2015) are the prominent alternative forms of Shae. Other variants, like Shaye, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Shae was more pronounced among parents in the year 1990 (usage of 0.02%) and is now much lower (usage 0.01%, 74.4% less).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shae, Shai, Shay, Shea in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Shae is pronounced similarly to Chai, Chayo, Che, Shaw and Shia. Other recommended names are Brae, Jae, Rae, Saad, Sage, Sal, Sam, Saxe, Seal, Sean, Shaan, Shad, Shadd, Shade, Shadi, Shadoe, Shaine, Shaka, Shan, Shane, Shanen, Shani, Shann, Shaq, Shaque, Shaul, Shaun, Shawn, Shayn, Shayne, Shem, Shep, Shug, Skie, Skye, Slade, Sohan and Stan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shae.

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