Shayne

First Name
13k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
345
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shayne

"Shayne" is a name of American origin, and it means "God is Gracious". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Notable Persons Named Shayne

Shayne Ward is a musician. His ongoing career started in 2005. Shayne was given the name Shayne Thomas Ward on October 16th, 1984 in Tameside, Greater Manchester, England.

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Shayne Gostisbehere is a hockey player for the Philadelphia Flyers in the National Hockey League. He was most active from 2014 to present. Shayne was born on April 20th, 1993 in Margate, Florida.

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Shayne Lamas is an actor and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1999 to 1999. Shayne was given the name Shayne Dahl Lamas by her parent Lorenzo Lamas on November 6th, 1985 in Santa Monica, California.

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Shayne Corson is a hockey player. He was most active from 1985 to 2004. Shayne was born on August 13th, 1966 in Midland, Ontario.

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Shayne Graham is an american football player for the Atlanta Falcons. Shayne was born on December 9th, 1977 in Radford, Virginia.

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Shayne Skov is an athlete. Shayne was born on July 9th, 1990 in San Francisco.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Shayne

Robert Shayne was a stage, film, television actor, television, and televisionactor. He was most active from 1929 to 1991. Robert was given the name Robert Shaen Dawe on October 4th, 1900 in Yonkers, New York. He died on November 29th, 1992.

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Reva Shayne is a soap character.

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Konstantin Shayne was an actor. His career lasted from 1938 to 1965. Konstantin was given the name Константин Вениаминович Олькеницкий on November 29th, 1888 in Kharkiv, Ukraine. He died on November 15th, 1974.

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Linda Shayne is a film director, screenwriter, actress, and film producer.

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Tamara was born on November 25th, 1902. She breathed her last breath on October 23rd, 1983.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1943 6 6 0
1946 7 7 0
1948 6 6 0
1949 12 12 0
1950 21 8 13
1951 23 16 7
1952 12 12 0
1953 35 21 14
1954 44 27 17
1955 34 24 10
1956 27 15 12
1957 48 17 31
1958 49 19 30
1959 50 17 33
1960 66 20 46
1961 133 21 112
1962 93 14 79
1963 106 21 85
1964 135 36 99
1965 138 27 111
1966 144 32 112
1967 135 25 110
1968 201 41 160
1969 208 43 165
1970 264 37 227
1971 254 46 208
1972 269 71 198
1973 308 72 236
1974 300 76 224
1975 228 45 183
1976 220 46 174
1977 220 37 183
1978 204 27 177
1979 173 28 145
1980 190 39 151
1981 154 31 123
1982 165 34 131
1983 141 30 111
1984 142 29 113
1985 194 37 157
1986 224 28 196
1987 261 28 233
1988 307 25 282
1989 289 36 253
1990 445 46 399
1991 395 45 350
1992 397 56 341
1993 376 84 292
1994 395 69 326
1995 323 57 266
1996 355 61 294
1997 313 61 252
1998 297 64 233
1999 248 32 216
2000 272 33 239
2001 261 53 208
2002 253 61 192
2003 244 56 188
2004 227 47 180
2005 236 58 178
2006 233 67 166
2007 220 48 172
2008 239 87 152
2009 200 86 114
2010 213 73 140
2011 156 44 112
2012 140 38 102
2013 125 45 80
2014 125 48 77
2015 129 40 89
2016 114 35 79

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Popularity of Shayne as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shayne U.S.
  White 88.99% 64.26%
  African American 3.48% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.90% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.19% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shayne

People with the last name Shayne are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Shayne

  • How Popular is the name Shayne? Shayne is the 2,119th most popular name of all time. As a last name Shayne was the 58,735th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Shayne have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 13,171 babies born with the first name Shayne in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shayne to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shayne? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1943 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Shayne first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shayne is Thursday, February 14th, 1907.
  • What year had the most people named Shayne born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shayne was in 1990 with a total of 399 babies.
  • Random Shayne Factoid: According to the 1981 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shayne is not a popular baby boy's name in Washington. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 1981.
  • Weird things about the name Shayne: Your name in reverse order is Enyahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Snhaye. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shayne? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 345 people with the last name Shayne.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shayne? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Shayne as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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