Shavon

First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shavon

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  • A submission from Mississippi, United States says the name Shavon means "Beautiful gracious caring and independent" and is of English origin.
  • According to a user from Canada, the name Shavon is of Irish origin and means "God is gracious".

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Wiktionary
  1. A female given name, a 20th century phonetic spelling of Irish Siobhán.

Notable Persons Named Shavon

Shavon Shields is a basketball player. Shavon was born on June 5th, 1994 in Overland Park, Kansas.

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Shavon John-Brown is an athlete for the Grenada national football team. Shavon was born on April 13th, 1995.

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Shavon Douglas is an athlete for the St. Paul's United FC.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1958 5 5 0
1959 5 5 0
1961 5 5 0
1963 9 9 0
1964 9 9 0
1965 19 19 0
1966 12 12 0
1967 16 16 0
1968 15 15 0
1969 21 21 0
1970 31 31 0
1971 19 19 0
1972 26 26 0
1973 32 32 0
1974 23 23 0
1975 38 31 7
1976 35 35 0
1977 60 60 0
1978 239 230 9
1979 368 358 10
1980 300 300 0
1981 251 246 5
1982 194 194 0
1983 206 200 6
1984 159 152 7
1985 185 178 7
1986 145 140 5
1987 142 137 5
1988 142 135 7
1989 134 123 11
1990 117 110 7
1991 109 100 9
1992 129 97 32
1993 155 113 42
1994 136 102 34
1995 108 79 29
1996 74 50 24
1997 87 70 17
1998 42 34 8
1999 64 50 14
2000 41 33 8
2001 46 35 11
2002 32 25 7
2003 27 19 8
2004 22 22 0
2005 27 22 5
2006 25 20 5
2007 22 17 5
2008 25 18 7
2009 11 11 0
2010 21 21 0
2011 30 24 6
2012 13 13 0
2013 6 6 0
2014 10 5 5
2015 8 8 0
2016 5 5 0
2017 14 8 6

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Popularity of Shavon as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Shavon

  • How Popular is the name Shavon? Shavon is the 4,190th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shavon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,251 babies born with the first name Shavon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shavon to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shavon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1958 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Shavon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shavon is Sunday, September 1st, 1946.
  • What year had the most people named Shavon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shavon was in 1979 with a total of 358 babies.
  • Random Shavon Factoid: According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shavon is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1979.
  • Weird things about the name Shavon: Your name in reverse order is Novahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Shvnao. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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