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First Name
16k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Deshawn

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How popular is the baby name Deshawn in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1962 5 5 0
1963 9 9 0
1964 7 0 7
1965 16 16 0
1966 32 21 11
1967 32 23 9
1968 68 39 29
1969 72 41 31
1970 111 58 53
1971 160 82 78
1972 150 51 99
1973 211 78 133
1974 214 56 158
1975 211 48 163
1976 166 28 138
1977 199 35 164
1978 218 40 178
1979 201 28 173
1980 180 21 159
1981 170 27 143
1982 166 23 143
1983 199 29 170
1984 197 21 176
1985 225 22 203
1986 243 18 225
1987 268 29 239
1988 315 26 289
1989 341 28 313
1990 435 26 409
1991 506 32 474
1992 524 30 494
1993 529 27 502
1994 591 31 560
1995 542 25 517
1996 504 19 485
1997 575 12 563
1998 566 23 543
1999 453 8 445
2000 493 13 480
2001 452 9 443
2002 396 0 396
2003 470 5 465
2004 422 0 422
2005 381 0 381
2006 515 5 510
2007 453 5 448
2008 420 0 420
2009 356 5 351
2010 373 6 367
2011 305 0 305
2012 303 0 303
2013 263 0 263
2014 247 0 247
2015 204 0 204

Fun Facts about the name Deshawn

  • How many people with the first name Deshawn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,664 babies born with the first name Deshawn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Deshawn to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Deshawn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1962 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Deshawn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Deshawn is Monday, December 20th, 1943.
  • What year had the most people named Deshawn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Deshawn was in 1997 with a total of 563 babies.
  • Random Deshawn Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Deshawn is not a popular baby boy's name in Missouri. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Deshawn: Your name in reverse order is Nwahsed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Wehdans. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Deshawn

The name "Deshawn" is of American origin, and it means "Who is Like God?". It's a name commonly given to boys.

A 1970s creation from de- + Shawn

  1. A male given name, common among the African-American community.

Other Inspirations for the Name Deshawn

Deshawn Butler
Deshawn Crawford
Deshawn Snow
Deshawn Stevenson
Deshawn Corprew
Deshawn Mcclease
Deshawn Raw
Deshawn Shead

What does the name Deshawn mean?

Dis for dream, your beacon ahead.

Eis for enchant, for enchant you will.

Sis for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

His for humble, a saintly quality.

Ais for aspirations, many to be attained

Wis for warm hearted, it's you!

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

Past life for Deshawn born Jul 17, 1944

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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 USA South-East approximately on 1600. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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