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Gender: Male Meaning of Sheehan: "peaceful" Origin of Sheehan: Irish

The name Sheehan is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "peaceful". Sheehan and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Peace and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF (53 - occupations)".

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Has a decidedly Roman Catholic feel, thanks to the bishop.

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Famous People Named Sheehan

Sheehan Donoghue, American politician from Wisconsin
Robert Sheehan, Irish actor (best known for playing Nathan in British TV show Misfits)

Pop Culture References for the name Sheehan

Sheen, Sheehn