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Gender: F Origin of Shane: Irish variation of Sean or Shannon

As a boy's name, Shane is related more directly to the 50s movie cowboy and the Irish name Sean; for a girl, it might be a variation on Shannon, Shana, or Shawn. Parenthood star Erika Christensen named her daughter Shane. Another spin, used by Eddie Murphy, is Shayne.

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Famous People Named Shane

Shane (b. 2016), daughter of Erika Christensen and Cole Maness

Pop Culture References for the name Shane

Shane McCutcheon, Character on The L Word