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Gender: Female Origin of Sunshine: Word name

The name Sunshine is a girl's name of English origin. Sunshine and is often added to lists like Goldfish Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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Sunshine was seen as a quintessential hippie name of the 70s, reaching as high as Number 536 in 1975. Now such names are making a bit of a retro comeback, seen, for example, as a character on Glee.

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Famous People Named Sunshine

Sunshine Anderson, American R&B singer
(Margaret) Sunshine Cansancio Dizon, Filipina actress
Caroline Mohr Sunshine, American actress
Marion Sunshine (born Mary Tunstall Ijames), American actress
Lloyd Olen "Sunshine" Parker, American male actor
Emmanuel "Sunshine" Logroño, Puerto Rican male actor

Pop Culture References for the name Sunshine

Sunshine Corazon, character on TV's "Glee"
Sunshine Leary, character in video game "The Sims 3" Moonlight Bay
Sunshine "Sunny" Winslow, character in the California Diaries series by Ann M. Martin
Sunshine Black, character in Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
Sunshine, character in Susan Vaught's "Freaks Like Us"
Mary Sunshine, character in musical "Chicago"
"Sunshine on my Shoulders," Song by John Denver
"Sunshine Superman," Song by Donovan

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