No. Of Syllables:1
No. Of Letters:5
Origin & Meaning
The meaning of Shawn is "G-d is gracious".
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Shawn is a variant spelling of Sean.
Variants of the name Shawn include Shaun.
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Names Like This
Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.
Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.