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Shawna

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1941 5 5 0
1942 8 8 0
1943 7 7 0
1944 6 6 0
1946 7 7 0
1947 12 12 0
1948 33 33 0
1949 34 34 0
1950 37 37 0
1951 49 49 0
1952 43 43 0
1953 46 46 0
1954 77 77 0
1955 98 98 0
1956 131 131 0
1957 167 167 0
1958 152 152 0
1959 187 187 0
1960 209 209 0
1961 280 280 0
1962 295 295 0
1963 458 458 0
1964 589 589 0
1965 552 552 0
1966 609 609 0
1967 645 645 0
1968 739 739 0
1969 1,189 1,189 0
1970 1,508 1,500 8
1971 1,422 1,422 0
1972 1,670 1,665 5
1973 1,411 1,403 8
1974 1,672 1,662 10
1975 1,690 1,690 0
1976 1,518 1,510 8
1977 2,089 2,081 8
1978 1,711 1,703 8
1979 1,556 1,548 8
1980 1,436 1,431 5
1981 1,365 1,358 7
1982 1,778 1,770 8
1983 1,460 1,455 5
1984 1,334 1,327 7
1985 1,200 1,200 0
1986 1,199 1,194 5
1987 1,126 1,126 0
1988 1,102 1,102 0
1989 1,007 1,007 0
1990 1,130 1,125 5
1991 988 988 0
1992 910 910 0
1993 848 848 0
1994 794 794 0
1995 612 612 0
1996 536 536 0
1997 463 463 0
1998 445 445 0
1999 386 386 0
2000 340 340 0
2001 313 313 0
2002 250 250 0
2003 250 250 0
2004 190 190 0
2005 177 177 0
2006 139 139 0
2007 136 136 0
2008 121 121 0
2009 88 88 0
2010 91 91 0
2011 69 69 0
2012 62 62 0
2013 49 49 0
2014 41 41 0
2015 43 43 0

Fun Facts about the name Shawna

  • How many people with the first name Shawna have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 45,389 babies born with the first name Shawna in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shawna to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shawna? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1941 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Shawna first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shawna is Saturday, March 10th, 1900.
  • What year had the most people named Shawna born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shawna was in 1977 with a total of 2,081 babies. That's a lot of babies named Shawna!
  • Random Shawna Factoid: According to the 1969 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shawna ranks 71st in popularity as a baby girl's name in Idaho. Imagine that, 19 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 1969.
  • Weird things about the name Shawna: Your name in reverse order is Anwahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hawasn. How do you pronounce that?

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Popularity of Shawna as a first name

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Shawna

The name "Shawna" is of American origin, and it means "God is gracious". It's a name commonly given to girls.

  1. A female given name, a modern feminine form of Shawn.

Notable Persons With the Name Shawna

Shawna Leneé

Shawna Leneé is a noteworthy somebody. Shawna was born on April 12th, 1987 in Cleveland. Shawna is also known as Kara Bear.

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Shawna Waldron

Shawna Waldron is an actress and actor. Her ongoing career started in 1994. Shawna was given the name Shawna Langill Waldron on January 25th, 1982 in Glendale, California. Shawna is also known as Waldron and Shawna Langill (full name).

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Shawna Robinson

Shawna Robinson is a nascar driver.

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Shawna Gordon

Shawna Gordon is a soccer player for the Sky Blue FC, Long Beach State 49ers, Boston Breakers, Western Sydney Wanderers FC (W-League), and Umeå IK. Shawna was born on January 18th, 1990 in Fontana, California.

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Shawna Yang Ryan

Shawna Yang Ryan is a famous person. Shawna was born in Sacramento, California.

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Shawna Rochelle Kimbrell

Shawna Rochelle Kimbrell is an important individual. Shawna was born in 1976.

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  • Shawna Kenney
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What does the name Shawna mean?

Sis for special, you are, you know!

His for hope, the encouragement you give.

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Wis for willing, to go the extra mile

Nis for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

Ais for approachable, constantly meeting new people

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