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Sunshine Origin and Meaning

The name Sunshine is a girl's name of English origin.

Sunshine was seen as a quintessential hippie name of the 70s, reaching as high as Number 536 in 1975. Now such names are making a bit of a retro comeback, seen, for example, as a character on Glee.

# 805 in the US

Sunshine Rank in US Top 1000

Sunshine Popularity

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Famous People Named Sunshine

  • Sunshine AndersonAmerican R&B singer
  • (Margaret) Sunshine Cansancio DizonFilipina actress
  • Caroline Mohr SunshineAmerican actress
  • Marion Sunshine (born Mary Tunstall Ijames)American actress
  • Lloyd Olen "Sunshine" ParkerAmerican male actor
  • Emmanuel "Sunshine" LogroñoPuerto Rican male actor

Sunshine in Pop Culture

  • Sunshine Corazoncharacter on TV's "Glee"
  • Sunshine Learycharacter in video game "The Sims 3" Moonlight Bay
  • Sunshine "Sunny" Winslowcharacter in the California Diaries series by Ann M. Martin
  • Sunshine Blackcharacter in Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
  • Sunshinecharacter in Susan Vaught's "Freaks Like Us"
  • Mary Sunshinecharacter in musical "Chicago"
  • "Sunshine on my Shoulders" Song by John Denver
  • "Sunshine Superman" Song by Donovan

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