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What does Shannyn mean?

Shannyn Pronunciation of Shannyn as a girls' name has its root in Gaelic, and Shannyn means "old, ancient". Shannyn is a variant form of Shannon (Gaelic): place name of an Irish river.




VARIANTS Shanon, Shannin, Shannen, Shannan

RELATED FORMS VIA SHANNON Channa, Shana, Shandy, Shane, Shani, Shanna, Shannae



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How popular is Shannyn?

Shannyn is an unusual first name for females. Shannyn is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Shana, Shane, Shani, Shanna, Shannan, Shannen, Shannon (#1478 THE PREVIOUS YEAR) and Shanon are the popular alternative forms of Shannyn (NOT RANKED) listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Channa, are seldom used. These forms of Shannyn were at the top of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (ADOPTION OF 0.91%) and have become significantly less conventional since (ADOPTION 0.01%, 99%). (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shana, Shane, Shani, Shanna, Shannan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shannen, Shannon, Shanon in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Shannyn is pronounced similarly to Shawneen. Other recommended sound-alike names are Charlyn, Charmyn, Sandye, Sannie, Sanny, Shadiya, Shadya, Shaena, Shahnaz, Shailyn, Shan, Shanah, Shanay, Shandee, Shandi, Shandon, Shandra, Shaneka, Shanese, Shaney, Shanika, Shanise, Shanit, Shanita, Shannah, Shannea, Shannel, Shannice, Shantae, Shantai, Shantal, Shante, Shantee, Shantel, Shantey, Shantoya, Sharaye, Shareen, Sharlan, Sharlyn, Sharmyan (see Charmian), Sharmyn, Sharolyn, Sharren, Sharron, Shary, Sharyl, Sharyn, Shaunah, Shaunda, Shaunee, Shavaun, Shavon, Shawna, Shawnae, Shawnah, Shawnda, Shawney, Shawnie, Shawnna, Shawnte, Shay, Shaya, Shaye, Shaylyn, Shaylynn, Shayna, Sherryn, Shonna, Shyanne, Sianna, Starlyn, Suanny and Swanny. These names tend to be more commonly used than Shannyn.

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