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  1. #26
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    Ugh, it's honestly a HUGE pet peeve of mine when people butcher the spelling of Irish names.

    Sean to me is the only true spelling, the other two just look so misspelled to me.
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  2. #28
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    Sean is the original and thus best spelling.

    Shaun and Shawn are the Anglicized spellings. Out of these two, I prefer Shaun, I think it looks classier than Shawn. For some reason I've always seen the Shawn spelling as being rather downmarket.
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  3. #30
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    Sean is my favourite! I've only ever met Seans that spelt it that way although I once had class with a girl called Shawyn. Pronounced like Sean. (why.)
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  4. #32
    Sean is the classic version. I prefer that.
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  5. #34
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    I know a Shaun and a Sean, and Jay-Zs real name is Shawn.

    I prefer the Shawn spelling.
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