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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 2012 rank:#247     ... 246:Manuel, 247:Amir, 248:Shane, 249:Raymond, 250:Zander ...     Full US 2012 list
Similarly written:Shana, Shayne, Ane, Chace, Chan, Chana, Chance, Chanel, Chase, Dane     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:Jan Warsaw 2012,  1:John England+Wales 1944,  1:Jack England+Wales 1998,  1:Sean Ireland 2003,  1:João Portugal 2008,  1:Jón Iceland 2003 to 2007,  1:Hanna Hungary 2012,  2:Jean England+Wales 1934,  3:Ionut Romania 2009,  3:Zan Slovenia 2011
Somehow related to:Jahwe
Old/original forms:Jehanne Old French, Ieuan Old Irish, Jehohanan Hebrew, Johanan Hebrew
Name variants:Gia, Giana, Gianna, Gioana, Giovana, Giovanna, Hanna, Hanne, Hanni, Hansine, Ioana, Ioanna, Ionela, Ivana, Ivanka, Ivanna, Iwana, 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, 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, Yanna, Zana, Zsanett, Anze, Django, Ean, Eoin, Evan, 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, 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, Yannis, Yoan, Yoann, Yohan, Yohann, Yvan, Zan ...and more   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Shane

SeriesRankings
England+Wales1998 93
England+Wales decades1994 69,  1984 70,  1974 65
Ireland2012 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 decades2000-2009 158,  1990-1999 91,  1980-1989 75,  1970-1979 601960-1969 192
USA yearly2012 247,  2011 215,  2010 200,  2009 178,  2008 174,  2007 184,  2006 179,  2005 168,  2004 167,  2003 144,  2002 133,  2001 129,  2000 119,  1999 114,  1998 118,  1997 114,  1996 112,  1995 102,  1994 92
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