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What does Shann mean?

Shann Pronunciation of Shann [shann] as a boys' name has its root in Gaelic, and the meaning of the name Shann is "old, wise". Shann is an alternate form of Shan (Gaelic).

ASSOCIATED WITH gaelic, old, wise



(male) Shaeno, Sheno, ..

(female) Shaci, Shasi, ..

Shann Amarion (S.A.), ..

How popular is Shann?

Shann is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#54766 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Shann (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) are Shandon and Shan. These forms of Shann were popular as birth names during the years 1970-1979 (AVERAGE #1573). (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shan, Shandon in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shann and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Shann is alike in pronunciation to Chan, Chane, Chann, Channe, Chayan, Chayann, Chayne, Sean, Shaan, Shaine, Shane, Shaughn, Shaun, Shawn, Shawnn, Shayan, Shayanne, Shayn, Shayne, Shonn and Sion. Other recommended names are Alann, Brann, Dann, Eann, Egann (see Egan), Evann, Flann, Frann, Ivann, Johann, Mann, Seann, Shad, Shadd, Shade, Shadi, Shae, Shai, Shaka, Shanan, Shandy, Shanen, Shani, Shannan, Shannen, Shannon, Shanon, Shaq, Shaul, Shavon, Shaw, Shay, Shaye, Shays, Sohan, Stan, Stana, Swain, Swayn, Vann, Yann and Zann. These names tend to be more commonly used than Shann.

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