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Gender: Meaning of Sharpay: "sand skin" Origin of Sharpay: Chinese

This name of the glamorous mean girl in "High School Musical" is a euphonic spin on the dog breed Shar Pei, a brilliant name joke skewering the practice of picking a name for its sound without considering what it means. Other examples: Cliche, Hooker.

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