Shona Name Meaning & Origin

Shona

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Its a name, also the name of an African Language.

Shona is the anglicized spelling of the name Seonaid which is the Scottish Gaelic form of Janet. The spellings Seona, Sheona, Seonag are also found in Scotland.
SHOANA with an A is Yiddish meaning beautiful.Hebrew meaning: in the Grace of God
spiritual meaning : Eye witness

Shona is also the language of the Shona People, a tribe in Zimbabwe.

Personal experiences with the name Shona: | Edit

My SIL is named Shona. She is very strong, determined, & creative. She is very independent & private.

My name is Shona, pronounced with a long O. People often assume my name is pronounced like Shawna. My mum named me after the Shoshoni Native American tribe. My family nickname is ShaSha.

My name is Shona, I love my name but I find it annoying when people pronounce my name as Shauna.

Nicknames for Shona: | Edit

Shine
Sho
Shonaz
Nazzy
Naz
No
Ash
Sha Sha
Shonie
SHoans
SHOANTJIES
Shone

Meanings and history of the name Shona: | Edit

Shona is of Gaelic, and also Hebrew and Sanskrit origin, meaning 'God is Gracious' in Gaelic and also Hebrew, and 'red' in Sanskrit.

Famous real-life people named Shona: | Edit

Shona McGarty

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Shona Lamb in magic kitten

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