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Names Beginning with Sh- for Boys

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"SH" baby names beginning or starting with Sh- are used more often as feminine names.

These boy names were at the apex of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.0365%) and are almost as common today (usage 0.0095%, down 73.9%), but with names like Shaun, Shelton, Sherman, Sherwood and Sheldon falling out of fashion. Shane (#277) and Shawn (#323) are two of the more fashionable birth names among these. Shaver (top 1%) and Shanks (2%) are conventional Sh- last names.

Here is the list of Sh- names for girls.

pinCheyenne - Shafir

Page 1/4 of 78 Sh- grouped names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Sh- names: Shad, Shane, Shaun, Shawn, Shelby

[Shayan, Shayanne, .. 2 more] Forms of Cheyenne 1 Derived fr. Native American Indian. "Unintelligible speakers." Shasan and Slayan are kreatif variations.

[Shug, Shuggie, .. 12 more] Forms of Hugh 2 From Old French, Old German elements. "Soul, mind, intellect." Rare, but Shug is similar to popular -ug surname Strug (upper 75%). ..

[Shamus, .. 60 more] Var. of Jacob 3 From Hebrew. "He who supplants." Rather quaint as a children's name, Shamus is used more often as a surname. ..

[Shane, Shaughn, Shaun, Shawn, .. 81 more] Forms of John 4 Origin fr. Hebrew. "God is gracious." Shane and variants became less popular last year, falling -60 positions as boys' names with Shaun dropping the most. ..

[Shem, .. 5 more] Form of Samson 5 Origin fr. Hebrew. "Sun." Not in popularity charts. See also Shea.

[Shem, .. 6 more] Var. of Samuel 6 Source fr. Hebrew element. "God heard." Shem was not among 2014's Top names. See also Sim.

[Shaul, .. 3 more] Form of Saul 7 From Hebrew element. "Prayed for." Not in Top 1000. See also Seal.

[Shubert] Form of Schubert 8 Derived fr. German word. "Shoe-maker." Not in popularity charts. See also Seabert.

[Shamus, .. 2 more] Form of Seamus 9 Stems fr. Irish, Hebrew elements. "He who supplants." Not in Top 1000. ..

[Shane, Shaughn, Shaun, Shawn, .. 3 more] Var. of Sean 10 Origin fr. Irish, Hebrew languages. "God is gracious." Shane, Shaun and Shawn are in the Top 1000. ..

[Shelbey, Shelbie, Shelby, .. 1 more] Var. of Selby 11 Origin fr. Old English element. "Manor village." Less common today. Shelby was the variant last found (1999) in the Top 1000. ..

[Shelden, .. 2 more] Var. of Seldon 12 Derivative of Old English language. "Willow valley." Uncommon, with the androgynous-sounding -en ending for Shelden, like Simen. See also Sheldon.

Shaan 13 Based on Hebrew, Hindi languages. "Peaceful; pride." Not in popularity charts. See also Shan.

Shabat [Shabbat] 14 Source fr. Hebrew element. "Finish, stop." Not Top 1000 names.

Shachar 15 Root fr. Hebrew. "Dawn, sunrise." Rare, with the -ar ending, like Spear. See also Sachar.

Shad [Shadd, Shadoe, Shadow] 16 Derived fr. English element. .. Also a nature name. Less popular today. Shad was the version last listed (the 1970s) in the Top 1000.

Shadi [Shaday, Shade] 17 Derivative of Arabic. "Singer." Shaday, Shade and Shadi are barely found as men's names, and Shade exists often (top 3%) as a surname.

Shadrach [Shad, Shadrack, Shadrick] 18 Derived fr. Babylonian language. "Command of Aku." Shad is common (top 95%) as a masculine name, whereas Shadrach, Shadrack and Shadrick are uncommon.

Shafiq [Shafeek, Shafik] 19 Stems fr. Arabic. "Compassionate, merciful." Outside Top 1000.

Shafir [Shafeer, Shafar, Shefer] 20 Derived fr. Hebrew element. "Handsome." Not Top 1000 names.

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Summary of names (grouped by variations) for Sh- names for boys.

Cheyenne - Shafir
Cheyenne [Shayan, Shayanne], Hugh [Shug, Shuggie], Jacob [Shamus], John [Shane, Shaun, Shawn, Shaughn], Samson [Shem], Samuel [Shem], Saul [Shaul], Schubert [Shubert], Seamus [Shamus], Sean [Shane, Shaun, Shawn, Shaughn], Selby [Shelby, Shelbey, Shelbie], Seldon [Shelden], Shaan, Shabat [Shabbat], Shachar, Shad [Shadd, Shadoe, Shadow], Shadi [Shade, Shaday], Shadrach [Shad, Shadrack, Shadrick], Shafiq [Shafik, Shafeek], Shafir [Shefer, Shafar, Shafeer]

Shahzad - Shavon
Shahzad, Shai, Shaka, Shakil [Shaquil, Shakille, Shaqueel, Shaquille, ..], Shakir [Shakeer, Shaqueer], Shalom [Sholom], Shamir [Shameer], Shamus, Shan [Shann, Shandon], Shanahan, Shandy [Shandey], Shane [Shayn, Shaine, Shayne], Shani, Shanley [Shannley], Shannon [Shanon, Shanen, Shannen, Shannan], Shaquille [Shaque, Shaquil, Shaquile, Shaqueel, ..], Sharif [Sherif, Shareef, Shereef], Shashi, Shasta, Shavon [Shovon, Shivaun, Shavonne]

Shaw - Sherlock
Shaw, Shawn [Shonn, Shawnn, Shawnel, Shawnell, ..], Shawnee [Shawney, Shawnie], Shayan, Shea [Shay, Shaye, Shays, Shaylon, ..], Seaghdha [Shea], Sheehan, Sheffield, Shelby [Shelbey, Shelbie], Sheldon [Shelden, Sheldin], Shelley [Shelly], Shelton, Shem, Shenandoah, Shepherd [Shepp, Shephard, Sheppard, Shepperd, ..], Shepley [Sheplea, Shepply, Shipley, Shepleigh], Sherborn [Sherburn, Sherborne, Sherbourn, Sherburne], Sheridan [Sheredan, Sheridon, Sherridan], Sherill [Sherrill], Sherlock [Shurlock, Sherlocke]

Sherman - Solomon
Sherman [Shermon, Shearman, Shermann], Sherrerd [Sherrod, Sherard, Sherrard], Sherwin [Sherwyn, Sherwind, Sherwinn, Sherwynne], Sherwood [Shurwood, Sherwoode], Shia, Shiloh [Shilo, Shylo, Shyloh], Shipton, Shiva, Shlomo [Shlomi, Shelomi, Shelomo], Shoda, Shomer, Shoshone [Shoshoni], Shoval, Shura [Shoura], Simeon [Shimon], Simon [Shimon], Shiriki, Solomon [Shalmon]