What does Shaw mean?
Shaw [shaw] as a boys' name is pronounced shaw. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Shaw is "wood". Place name.
(male) Ilaw, Shil, ..
(female) Shla, .. Middle name pairings:
Shaw Vihaan (S.V.), ..
How popular is Shaw?
Shaw is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#150 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shaw has not been listed in the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Shaw is pronounced similarly to Chai, Chayo, Che, Shae, Shai, Shay, Shaye, Shea and Shia. Other suggested similar names are Caw, Daw, Saad, Sal, Sam▼, Seal, Sean▼, Shaan, Shad▼, Shadd, Shade, Shadi, Shadow, Shaka, Shan, Shane▼, Shani, Shann, Shaq, Shaul, Shaun▼, Shawn▼, Shawnn, Shayn, Shays, Shem, Shep, Shug, Sohan, Stan▼ and Thaw. These names tend to be more commonly used than Shaw.See names in meaning and etymology.