Shaw - Meaning of Shaw

What does Shaw mean?

[ 1 syll. (s)haw, sh-aw ] The baby boy name Shaw is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as -SHaoao †. Shaw is used chiefly in the English and Gaelic languages, and it is derived from Old English origins. It is derived from the element 'sceaga' which means wood, copse. In Scotland, the name is used as an Anglicized form of Seaghdh.

In addition, Shaw is a variant of the name Bradshaw (English).

The name Shawe is a variant of Shaw.

See also the related categories, wood, english, and anglicized.

Shaw is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Shaw include Saa, Sach, Sachee, Sae, Saege, Sage, Saige, Saje, Sake, Sakue, Sash, Satch, Saw, Sax, Saxe, Say, Saye, Sayge, Schay, and Schaye.

† Pronunciation for Shaw: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)"



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