[ 2 syll. ray-(s)haw(n), ra-ysha-wn ] The baby boy name Rayshawn is pronounced as Rey-SHAAN †. Rayshawn is used chiefly in the English language and its origin is English-American. The name is from the combination of Ray and Shawn.
Rayshawn is a variant of the name Shawn (English and Irish) in the English language.
Variant forms share the origin and meaning of Rayshawn.
See also the related form, Rashawn (English).
Rayshawn is unusual as a baby name for boys. Its usage peaked in 1995 with 0.006% of baby boys being given the name Rayshawn. It ranked at #980 then. The baby name has since experienced a fall in popularity, and is today of very modest use. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Rayshawn, Shawn was the most commonly used.
Baby names that sound like Rayshawn include Raeshaun, Raeshawn, Rayshan, Rayshon, Reshon, Ra'shawn, Raaheim, Rachan, Rachem, Rachim, Rachin, Rachum, Rachym, Radzim, Raegan, Raegon, Raegyn, Raejin, Raekwan, and Raekwon.
† Pronunciation for Rayshawn: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"