in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Irish
  • #7664 All Time
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How popular is the name "Shaelynn" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1985 5 5 0
1986 10 10 0
1987 11 11 0
1988 9 9 0
1989 19 19 0
1990 18 18 0
1991 23 23 0
1992 23 23 0
1993 28 28 0
1994 29 29 0
1995 32 32 0
1996 41 41 0
1997 63 63 0
1998 74 74 0
1999 72 72 0
2000 52 52 0
2001 73 73 0
2002 52 52 0
2003 73 73 0
2004 67 67 0
2005 64 64 0
2006 78 78 0
2007 82 82 0
2008 83 83 0
2009 76 76 0
2010 83 83 0
2011 73 73 0
2012 77 77 0
2013 71 71 0
2014 65 65 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Shaelynn? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,526 babies born with the name Shaelynn in the United States. That's more than enough Shaelynns to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1985 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shaelynn" was in 2008 with a total of 83 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shaelynn" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 71 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Shaelynn popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Shaelynn in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Shaelynn" mean? The list below shows the origins of Shaelynn as well as things modernly associated with the name Shaelynn such as celebrities named Shaelynn.


Origin and Meaning of Shaelynn

The name "Shaelynn" is of Irish origin, and it means "Descendant of the fortunate one. Variant of Shea". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

S is for sensible, the practical side.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

L is for little, the little things you do.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nnyleahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hlseanny". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Shaelynn born May 22, 1964

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern China approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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