in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: English
- Meaning: God is gracious
- #787 All Time
Pronunciation of Shaun
How popular is the baby name Shaun in the U.S.?
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#52 boy name
#64 boy name
#79 boy name
#86 boy name
#96 boy name
Want to know about the popularity of the Shaun baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 71,910 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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shaun" ranks #54 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 31 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1980. Across the entire United States a total of 3,998 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Shaun popular?
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Shaun" mean? The list below shows the origins of Shaun as well as things modernly associated with the name Shaun such as celebrities named Shaun.
Origin and Meaning of Shaun
The name "Shaun" is of English origin, and it means "God is gracious". It's a name commonly given to boys.
Shaun King is a NFL player. Shaun was born in 1977 in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Other Inspirations for the Name Shaun
Shaun Of The Dead
Shaun The Sheep
Shaun The Sheep Movie
S is for superb, a great attitude about life.
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 noble, your regal bearing.
Your name in reverse order is "Nuahs". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nusah". 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 Shaun born Feb 1, 1962
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 Southern England approximately on 525. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.