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Gender: M Meaning of Shawn: "God is gracious" Origin of Shawn: Spelling variation of Sean Shawn's Popularity in 2016: #355

This spelling variation rose to prominence in the 1970s. These days, rather than using this phonetic spelling, stick to the original, which we encourage.

Famous People Named Shawn

Shawn Corey Carter aka Jay-Z, American rapper
Shawn Thornton, Canadian ice hockey player
Shawn Michaels, ring name of Michael Shawn Hickenbottom, American pro wrestler
Shawn Hernandez, American pro wrestler
Shawn Daivari, American pro wrestler
Shawn Thomas aka C-Bo, American rapper
Shawn Chrystopher (Garrett II), American rapper
Shawn Antione Ivy aka Domino, American rapper
Shawn Mathis Wayans, American actor and comedian
Shawn Ray, American bodybuilder
Shawn Robert Ashmore, Canadian actor
Shawn Marion, American basketball player
Shawn Green, American baseball player
Shawn Peter Raul Mendes, Canadian singer

Pop Culture References for the name Shawn

Shawn Hunter, character on TV's "Boy Meets World"
Shawn Spencer, main character on TV's "Psych"

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