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Boy Name: Shaughn

Name: Shaughn
Pronunciation: \sha(ug)-hn\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: God is gracious
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Shaun, Shayan, Shaan, Shan, Shann, Shayn, Shawnn
Similar Names: Shaul, Shannon, Shanon, Shannen, Shannan, Shanen, Shanan, Shashi, Shavon, Shaylon


Shaughn \sha(ug)-hn\ as a boy's name is a variant of John (Hebrew), Sean (Irish, Hebrew) and Shawn (Irish, Hebrew), and the meaning of Shaughn is "God is gracious".

The baby name Shaughn sounds like Shaun, Shayan, Shaan, Shan, Shann, Shayn and Shawnn. Other similar baby names are Shaul, Shannon, Shanon, Shannen, Shannan, Shanen, Shanan, Shashi, Shavon and Shaylon.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Shaughn.


Shaughn is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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