Shaun Name Meaning and Origin

Shaun is a Boy and Girl name. The name is originated from ‘Gaelic’ origin. The baby name Shaun means “God Is Merciful”.


Shaun Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Gaelic”



Shaun is a Boy and Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “SHAWN”


Shaun Name Meaning:

Shaun is an anglicized form of Sean, itself an Irish variant of John. John originates in Hebrew language and means “God is merciful”. Throughout history it was borne by numerous kings, princes, emperors, popes and saints, the most famous being John the Baptist and John the Apostle. It has been one of the most popular male given names over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

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Famous people with this name:

Shaun Bodiford – football player

Shaun David – soccer player

Shaun King – football player

Shaun Nua – football player

Shaun Newton – soccer player

Shaun Rogers – football player

Shaun Woodward – politician




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