Name: Shaun

Origin and Meaning of the Name Shaun

  • Meaning:
    God is gracious
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    God is gracious
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (shon)
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Miscellaneous Info for Shaun

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Anglicized version of Seán.

    'Shaun of the Dead' was a comedy zombie movie, loosely based upon 'Dawn of the Dead'. 'Shaun the Sheep' is a children's TV show produced by Aardman Animations - the film company who make the 'Wallace and Gromit' films.

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