Name: Shawn

Origin and Meaning of the Name Shawn

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

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Respelling of Sean, an Anglicized variant of Seán.

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