Meaning and name origin
For more information, see also the related boy name Jacob.
Shamus is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Shamus for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Shamus and related names. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jacob (#4), James (#9), Seamus (#900) and Shamus. (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Seumus. Like Shamus, this name is not commonly used.