English word name

Shade Origin and Meaning

The name Shade is a boy's name of English origin.

Nice sound, but double meaning -- shady glen or shady character.

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Shade in Pop Culture

  • Shade Silverwingmain character in Kenneth Oppel's Silverwing series.
  • Shadenickname given to Fezzik by Waverly in the "sequel" to Princess Bride.
  • Shade Barrowbrother of the main character, Mare Barrow, in Victoria Aveyard's Red Queen series
  • Shadecharacter on TV's "The Flash"