Sean - Meaning of Sean
[ 1 syll. sea(n), se-an ] The baby girl name Sean is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced -SHao-N †. Sean is of Hebrew origin and it is used mainly in English. See Sean for more information.
In addition, Sean is a form of the English Jane.
Sean is also a form of the English Shawna.
Sean is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Out of the family of girl names directly related to Sean, Jane was the most commonly used in 2018. Sean has in the last century been mainly given to boys.
† Pronunciation for Sean: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"
A famous person named Sean is Actress Sean Young, born Mary Sean Young November 20, 1959, Louisville, Kentucky.