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Meaning and name origin

Shay \shay\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Shay), is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Shay is "admirable". Shay is a variant of Shea (Gaelic): from Seaghdha.

Shay has 3 variant forms: Shae, Shai, Shaye.


Popularity

Shay is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#3699 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Shay for boys (2015 statistics).


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Shay name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Shay and its variant forms. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Shay and Shea. (2015 statistics).


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Shay, Shea in U.S.

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


Similar Names

Shay is also pronounced similarly to Chai, Chayo, Shaw and Shia. Other suggested similar baby names are Shad, Shan, Shaq, Shayn, Shays and Sky. These names tend to be more commonly used than Shay.

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