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Gender: M Origin of Shaun: Spelling variation of Sean Shaun's Popularity in 2016: #898

Very eighties, and in recent years, it has been on the decline. Parents who have a reason to choose this name now would (and should) most likely go with the original Sean. Alternate spelling Shawn is also more popular.

This spelling is most popular as the name of the titular protagonist in the 2004 British film Shaun of the Dead.

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Famous People Named Shaun

Shaun Roger White, American snowboarder
Shaun Paul Cassidy, American actor/writer/producer
Shaun Murphy, English snooker player
Shaun Pollock, South African cricketer
Shaun Wright-Phillips, English footballer
Shaun Alexander, American NFL player
Shaun Silva, American music video director
Shaun Maloney, Scottish footballer
Shaun Livingston, American basketball player
Shaun Toub, Iranian actor
Shan Tan, Australian artist, writer and film maker

Pop Culture References for the name Shaun

"Shaun of the Dead," 2004 comedy/zombie movie
Shaun Hastings, character in the video game series Assassin's Creed
Shaun the Sheep, animated character in the Wallace and Gromit series
Shaun "Shaunie" Fulbright, character on animated series "Codename: Kids Next Door"
Shaun "Shaw," character in the YouTube series "Most Popular Girls in School"