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Gender: Female Meaning of Shona: "God is gracioust" Origin of Shona: Anglicized variation of Seonaid, Gaelic

The name Shona is a girl's name of Scottish origin meaning "God is gracioust". Shona and is often added to lists like Scottish Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop 3 Add 2 Girls Names".

From the experts:

Unusual Scottish name--it's the Anglicized equivalent of Janet--but it may be too close to the ubiquitous Sha names. Quite popular in Scotland.

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Famous People Named Shona

Shona Bernadette McGarty, English actress
Shona Laing, New Zealand singer
Shona McIsaac, British MP
Shona Thorburn, Canadian basketball player
Shona, French pop singer

Pop Culture References for the name Shona

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