Shinn

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Alt. Meaning

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

H is for honest, something you hold dear.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

N is for normal, step outside of the box!

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

Notable Persons Named Shinn

Shinn Asuka is an animanga character.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Shinn

Florence Scovel Shinn was an artist, author, and new thought spiritual teacher . Florence was born on September 24th, 1871. She passed away on October 17th, 1940.

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Chris Shinn is an alternative rock and psychedelic rock musician. He has been prominent since 1998. Chris was given the name Christopher Shinn on August 1st, 1974.

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George was born on May 11th, 1941 in Kannapolis, North Carolina.

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Everett Shinn was a in the fields of painting and scenic design. Everett was born on November 6th, 1876 in Woodstown, New Jersey. He died on May 1st, 1953.

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Sharon Shinn is a science fiction and fantasy literature writer. Sharon was born in Wichita, Kansas, US.

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Christopher was born in 1975 in Hartford, Connecticut.

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Popularity of Shinn as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Shinn U.S.
  White 83.53% 64.26%
  African American 4.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 6.37% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.78% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.97% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.53% 16.26%

Of Last Name Shinn

People with the last name Shinn are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Shinn

  • How Popular is the name Shinn? As a last name Shinn was the 4,424th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Shinn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Shinn is Sunday, December 30th, 1900.
  • How unique is the name Shinn? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Shinn. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Shinn: Your name in reverse order is Nnihs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hsnni. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Shinn? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 8,038 people with the last name Shinn.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Shinn? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Shinn as their last name.

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