in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: English
- Meaning: God is gracious
- #784 All Time
How popular is the name "Shaun" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1978||6,221||116||6,105||#51 boy name|
|1979||4,843||107||4,736||#64 boy name|
|1980||3,999||73||3,926||#79 boy name|
|1981||3,456||74||3,382||#86 boy name|
|1982||3,211||56||3,155||#96 boy name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Shaun? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 71,591 babies born with the name Shaun in the United States. That's more than enough Shauns to occupy the country of Dominica with an estimated population of 71,293 (as of May 14, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1935 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shaun" was in 1978 with a total of 6,105 babies. (That's a lot of baby Shauns)
According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shaun" ranks #63 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 16 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of 2,671 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
What does the name "Shaun" mean?
Shaun (English): God is gracious
The name "Shaun" is of English origin and it means "God is gracious". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 9 other names that are similar to this one.
S is for self respect, a solid score here.
H is for honor, your most valuable possession.
A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.
U is for upstanding, your inner-self.
N is for natural, the genuine side of you.
Your name in reverse order is "Nuahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Sauhn". 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.
Where is the name Shaun popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Shaun 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!
Celebrities named Shaun
Shaun Sipos is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Shaun was born in 1981 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Past life for Shaun born Jun 5, 1974
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of New Guinea approximately on 1825. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.
You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Name poster for Shaun
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