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Name Shane

Meaning:Yahweh is graciousTools:

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About the name Shane in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English, Irish
Topics:Asteroid 1994 Shane, discovered 1961, diameter 25.2 km
US 2013 rank:#257     ... 255:Mario, 256:Jeffrey, 257:Shane, 258:Clayton, 259:Reid ...     Full US 2013 list
Similarly written:Shae, Shana, Shayne, Ahana, Ane, Chace, Chan, Chana, Chance, Chanel     Details
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About John/Johanna, the group of names with the same origin as Shane

Meaning/translation:Yahweh is gracious
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, male:popular because of Saint John, the apostle and evangelist, and Saint John the Baptist
 very popular through the ages and in many countries
 until now there were 23 popes with the name John
Words:yahweh = (the name of God) (name of the one God according to the Old Testament)  Hebrew
 chanan = to be gracious  Hebrew
Topics:12 Apostles, Interesting, New Testament, Popes
Variants' top ranks:1:Jens Denmark 2005,  1:Jan Warsaw 2013,  1:John England+Wales 1944,  1:Jack England+Wales 1998,  1:Jean France 2011,  1:Juan Buenos Aires 2012,  1:Sean Ireland 2003,  1:João Portugal 2013,  1:Jón Iceland 2003 to 2007,  1:Hanna Hungary 2013
Somehow related to:Jahwe
Old/original forms:Jehanne Old French, Ieuan Old Irish, Jehohanan Hebrew, Johanan Hebrew
Name variants:Gia, Giana, Gianna, Giavanna, Gioana, Giovana, Giovanna, Hanna, Hanne, Hanni, Hansine, Ioana, Ioanna, Ionela, Ivana, Ivanka, Ivanna, Iwana, Iyana, Iyanna, Jana, Janae, Janay, Jane, Janelle, Janessa, Janet, Janette, Janice, Janie, Janin, Janina, Janine, Janis, Janita, Janka, Janka, Janna, Janne, Jannine, Jantje, Jayne, Jean, Jeanette, Jeanie, Jeanine, Jeanne, Jeannette, Jeannice, Jeannine, Jenna, Jenny, Jensina, Jessie, Jo, Joan, Joana, Joann, Joanna, Joanne, Johana, Johanka, Johanna, Jóhanna, Johanne, Johna, Jolien, Jolina, Joline, Jona, Jonelle, Jonna, Jovana, Juana, Juanita, Seonag, Seonaid, Shauna, Shawna, Sheena, Shona, Sian, Siana, Sinead, Sinéad, Siobhan, Vanja, Vanna, Yana, Yanet, Yanna, Zana, Zsanett, Anze, Django, Ean, Eoin, Evan, Gan, Geovane, Geovanni, Gian, Gianni, Giovani, Giovanni, Giovannino, Giovanny, Gjin, Gjon, Hampus, Hannes, Hanno, Hans, Hennes, Huwan, Iain, Ian, Iefan, Ioan, Ioannis, Ionut, Ivan, Iván, Ivano, Iwan, Jack, Jackie, Jacky, Jan, Jandel, Janek, Janez, Janic, Janick, Janik, Janika, Janis, Jankin, Jankó, Jann, Jannes, Jannic, Jannick, Jannik, Jannis, János, Janosch, Janusz, Jax, Jean, Jeannot, Jens, Jhonny, Jionni, Jo, Joan, Joannes, João, Johan, Johann, Jóhann, Johannes, John, Johnnie, Johnny, Jon, Jón, Jonathon, Jone, Jovan, Jovani, Jovanni, Jovanny, Jovany, Juan, Juanito, Juhani, Juho, Jussi, Nino, Sean, Shane, Shaun, Shawn, Shayne, Sione, Vanni, Vanya, Wanja, Xhon, Yahaya, Yahya, Yan, Yanick, Yanik, Yanis, Yann, Yannic, Yannick, Yannik ...and more   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Shane

SeriesGraphRankings
England+WalesGraph1998 93
England+Wales decadesGraph1994 69,  1984 70,  1974 65
IrelandGraph2013 55,  2012 47,  2011 43,  2010 33,  2009 30,  2008 28,  2007 25,  2006 24,  2005 23,  2004 19,  2003 21,  2002 21,  2001 13,  2000 13,  1999 11,  1998 11
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 158,  1990-1999 91,  1980-1989 75,  1970-1979 601960-1969 192
USA yearlyGraph2013 257,  2012 247,  2011 215,  2010 200,  2009 178,  2008 174,  2007 184,  2006 179,  2005 167,  2004 165,  2003 144,  2002 130,  2001 128,  2000 116,  1999 110,  1998 118,  1997 114,  1996 112,  1995 102,  1994 92
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