[ 1 syll. (s)han, sh-an ] The baby girl name Shan is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced -SHaeN †. Shan is of Pali, Old French, Sanskrit, English, and Celtic origin. It is used mainly in English.
Shan is a form (English) of the English and Indian Chanda.
Shan is also a form of the English Chandelle.
Shan is also a form (English) of the Yiddish, English, and Indian Channa.
Shan is also a form of the English Sha.
Shan is also a form of the English Shannon.
Shan is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Shan has in the last century been primarily given to boys.
† Pronunciation for Shan: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"