Seamus Name Meaning & Origin

Seamus

Pronunciation: SHAY-məs (key)

Related Names:

Hamish, James, Séamas, Shamus

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Always thought this was said "SEE-mus" until I saw this. SHAY-mus is way better.

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Nicknames for Seamus: | Edit

Shem, Shay, Hamish, Sham

Meanings and history of the name Seamus: | Edit

The meaning of the name Seamus is Supplanter. Seamus is also considered a form of the name James.

The Origin of the name is Irish.

Famous real-life people named Seamus: | Edit

Irish Poet Seamus Heaney
Seamus Dever, actor
Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick, American child actor

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Seamus Finnigan in Harry Potter

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