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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shean

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Alt. Meaning

S is for select, as few are chosen.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

N is for normal, step outside of the box!

Notable Persons Named Shean

Shean Donovan is a hockey player. His career lasted from 1995 to 2010. Shean was born on January 22nd, 1975 in Timmins.


Shean Garlito is a sports team member for the A.F.C. Tubize.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Shean

Al Shean was a comedian. His career lasted from 1930 to 1944. Al was given the name Abraham Elieser Adolph Schönberg on May 12th, 1868 in Dornum. Al is also known as Adolf Schönberg, Alfred Schönberg, and Albert Schönberg. He passed away on August 12th, 1949.


Dave Shean was a baseball player. Dave was born on July 9th, 1883 in Arlington, Massachusetts. He died on May 22nd, 1963.


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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Shean as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shean U.S.
  White 92.78% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.93% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.03% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.92% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shean

People with the last name Shean are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Shean

  • How Popular is the name Shean? Shean is the 18,047th most popular name of all time. As a last name Shean was the 27,277th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Shean have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 420 babies born with the first name Shean in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shean to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shean? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Shean first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shean is Thursday, January 29th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Shean born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shean was in 1970 with a total of 25 babies.
  • Random Shean Factoid: According to the 1970 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shean is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1970.
  • Weird things about the name Shean: Your name in reverse order is Naehs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anseh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shean? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 886 people with the last name Shean.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shean? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Shean as their last name since less than 1 person in 333k 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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