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Shayne (boy)

What does Shayne mean?

Shayne Pronunciation of Shayne as a name for boys (also used less widely as girls' name Shayne) means "God is gracious". Shayne is a variant form of Shane (Irish, Hebrew): variant spelling of Sean.

ASSOCIATED WITH Sha-, gracious

Variations

VARIANTS Shayn, Shaine

CREATIVE FORMS
(male)

(female)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Shayne Joe (S.J.), ..

How popular is Shayne?

Shayne is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1086 out of 1220, Top 89%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#57252 out of 150436, Top 38%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Shayne entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its top rank of #484 in the U.S. in 1990, and is presently at #1729. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

The only other popular varying form of Shayne (#1729 IN RECENT RANKINGS) is Shane (#295). These relations of Shayne were favored as baby names in the 1970s (USAGE OF 0.3%) and have become significantly less conventional since (USAGE 0.1%, 78%).



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shayne, Shane in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Shayne is pronounced similarly to Chan, Chane, Chann, Channe, Chayan, Chayann, Chayne, Cheyne, Sean, Shaan, Shan, Shann, Shaun, Shawn, Shawnn, Shayan, Shayanne and Shonn. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Bayne, Blayne, Chayce, Chayse, Crayne, Dayne, Duayne, Dwayne, Frayne, Gayne, Gwayne, Kayne, Layne, Mayne, Payne, Rayne, Sayge, Sayre, Seann, Shade, Shadoe, Shae, Shanen, Shani, Shannen, Shaque, Shawnee, Shawnel, Shawney, Shawnie, Shay, Shaye, Shays, Slayde, Sohan, Swain, Swaine, Swayn, Swayne, Thaine, Thane, Thayne, Wayne and Zayne. These names tend to be less commonly used than Shayne.

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