[ 2 syll. (s)haw-na, sh-a-wna ] The baby girl name Shawna is pronounced -SHAAN-aa- †. Shawna's language of origin is Hebrew, Celtic, and English-American. It is predominantly used in English. Biblical name: The generic name has been used in various contexts, including the New Testament of the Bible and the Old Testament. Also used by the twelve apostles and various popes.
In addition, Shawna is a form of the English Jane.
Shawna is also a form of the English Seanna.
Shawna is also a form of the English Shannon.
Shawna is also a form of the English Shawnell.
Shawna is the feminine equivalent of the English and Irish Shawn.
The name Shawna is widely used; it has 31 forms. Forms of the name include L'Shawn, Lashauna, Lashawna, Lashona, Sawna, Sean, Shana, Shanna, Shauna, Shauni, Shaunie, Shaunna, Shaunteena, Shaw, Shawanda, Shawn, Shawnda, Shawndelle, Shawnee, Shawnell, Shawnette, Shawni, Shawnie, Shawnna, Shawnta, Shawntina, and Sheona. Other English forms include the spelling variants Shaunah, Shawnah, and Shonna. The spelling variant Shawnae (Irish) is a foreign form.
Variant forms inherit the origin and thus the meaning of the name Shawna.
Shawna is a rare baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1977, 0.127% of baby girls were named Shawna. It was #139 in rank then. The baby name has steeply dropped in popularity since then, and is of only sporadic use now. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Shawna, Jane was the most popular.
† Pronunciation for Shawna: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"