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Shan - Meaning of Shan

What does Shan mean?

Meaning of the name ShanChandaShaniquaShannonShaunaShanonShamekaShanikaShanitaChantelleChannaShannanChandelleShandaShanteShannaShawnShaShaniaShaniShawnaChantel

[ 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.

See also the related forms, the English Shameka and the English Shaniqua.

See also the related categories, sanskrit, pali, celtic, and french.

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.

Baby names that sound like Shan include Shann, Siân, Saaim, Sam, Samm, San, Sane, Saneh, Schaun, Schayne, Seain, Seaine, Sean, Seane, Seán, Sen, Séan, Shaan, Shaen, and Shaene.

† Pronunciation for Shan: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"


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