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Siobhan - Meaning of Siobhan

What does Siobhan mean?

Meaning of the name SiobhanShavonShibhanShavonneChavonneShobhanaShevonShavaunChavonnShervanShivaunShobanaShibaniShibahnCharvonChevonneShivohnChavonShavoneChivonChivonneShevaunShiobanShovonneShobhaShevonneChevon

[ 2 syll. siob-han, si-obh-an ] The baby girl name Siobhan is pronounced SHIY-VAON †. Siobhan's language of origin is Hebrew. It is predominantly used in Irish and English. Jehanne (Old French) is an old form of the name. The name has been made known to English speakers by the Irish actress Siobhán McKenna (1923-1986).

In addition, Siobhan is a variant of Jane (English) in the Irish language.

Siobhan is also a variant of Joan (English) in the Irish language.

What are the Variant Forms of Siobhan?




The name Siobhan is widely used; it has 42 variants that are used in English and foreign languages. English variants of Siobhan include Charvon, Chavon, Chavonn, Chavonne, Chevon, Chevonne (used in Irish as well), Chivon, Chivonne, Shavaun, Shavon, Shavone, Shavonne (used in Irish as well), Shervan, Shevaun (used in Irish as well), Shevon (used in Irish as well), Shevonne, Shibahn, Shibani, Shibhan, Shioban, Shivaun, Shivohn, Shobana, Shobha, Shobhana, Shovonne, Shyvonne, Siobahna, Siobhana, and Siovaugn. Other English forms include the spelling variants Siobhann, Siobhon, and Siovhan.

Variants used in foreign languages include Siobahn (Irish), Sioban (Irish), Siobhán (Irish), Siobhian (Irish), and Siubhan (Irish). The spelling variant Siavon (Irish) is another foreign form.

Variant forms share the origin and thus the meaning of Siobhan.


See also the related categories, actress, irish, and french.

Siobhan is a rare baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1979, 0.016% of baby girls were named Siobhan. It had a ranking of #629 then. The baby name has steeply slipped in popularity since then, and is of only irregular use today. In 2017, out of the family of girl names directly related to Siobhan, Jane was the most widely used.

Baby names that sound like Siobhan include Shevonne, Sabin, Sabine, Savan, Savane, Savann, Savin, Savine, Schavon, Sevan, Sevanh, Sevann, Seveen, Seveene, Seven, Sevene, Sevim, Sevin, Sevyn, and Sevyne.

† Pronunciation for Siobhan: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

Meaning of Siobhan Meaning of Siovhan Meaning of Siobhon Meaning of Siobhann Meaning of Siobahna Meaning of Shobhana Meaning of Shobha Meaning of Siovaugn Meaning of Shivohn Meaning of Shivaun Meaning of Chivonne Meaning of Chivon Meaning of Chevonne Meaning of Chevon Meaning of Chavonne Meaning of Chavonn Meaning of Chavon Meaning of Charvon Meaning of Shavon Meaning of Shavone Meaning of Shevonne Meaning of Shevon Meaning of Shevaun Meaning of Shervan Meaning of Shavonne Meaning of Jane Meaning of Joan
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