Shawn Name Meaning & Origin

Shawn

Pronunciation: SHAWN (key)

Origin of the name Sean:

Derived from Seán, an Irish cognate of John (God is gracious). See JOHN.

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Related Names:

Sean, Shaun, Sian

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Nicknames for Shawn

Shawnathon, Shawnie, Shawno, Shawnzie

Meanings and history of the name Shawn

Irish origin. Means "God is gracious."

Famous real-life people named Shawn

Shawn Mendes, a young canadian singer
Shawn Corey "Jay-Z" Carter, American rapper and businessman

Shawn in song, story & screen

Shawn Spencer (TV-Psych)
Shawn Hunter, a main character on television series "Boy Meets World" and recurring character on "Girl Meets World".

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