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Girl Name: Shadow

Name: Shadow
Pronunciation: \sh(a)-dow\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Shadow's also a boy name)
Meaning: shade
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Shadya, Shadia, Shadi, Shade, Shadai, Shadae
Variant forms: Shadoe
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 54282


Shadow \sh(a)-dow\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Shadow), is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Shadow is "shade".

Shadow has 1 variant form: Shadoe.

Baby names that sound like Shadow are Shadya, Shadia, Shadi, Shade, Shadai and Shadae.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Shadow.


Shadow is not a popular first name for women but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#54282 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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