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Shadow Meaning


What does Shadow mean?

The name Shadow is of English origin.

The meaning of Shadow is "shade from sun".

Shadow is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sha-dow.

The Given Name Shadow

Shadow is a form of Scead. See Scead for further details.

Shadow appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

A name fit for a child full of spirit and distinction, a little explorer.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Shadow falls into the celestial name category.

Shadow Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 10,674 in baby name popularity for girls with 10 occurrences. It ranked 7,392 in baby name popularity for boys with 11 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 16,150 in baby name popularity for girls with 6 occurrences. It ranked 6,237 in baby name popularity for boys with 14 occurrences.

View the Shadow Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Shadow has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Shadow to other names.

Shadow Related Names

Shadow is a form of Scead.

Variants of the name Shadow include Shadoe.

Famous Shadows

    Shadow Numerology

    What will your new littleShadow be like?

    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Shadow Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Shadow in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Shadow.

    Just for fun, see the name Shadow in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Shadow in Nautical Flags page.