Shayn name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Shayn mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Shayn

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International Interest
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Alt. Meaning

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

H is for hopeful, you see the bright side of things

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

Y is for young, the years never show!

N is for noteworthy, just like your achievements

Notable Persons Named Shayn

Notable Persons Named Shayn

Shayn Solberg

Shayn Solberg is an actor. He has had major accomplishments since 1996. Shayn was born on February 2nd, 1984 in Lethbridge.


Fun Facts about the name Shayn

  • How Popular is the name Shayn? Shayn is the 17,886th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shayn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 449 babies born with the first name Shayn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shayn to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shayn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Shayn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shayn is Saturday, February 4th, 1956.
  • What year had the most people named Shayn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shayn was in 1989 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Shayn Factoid: According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shayn is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name in 1990.
  • Weird things about the name Shayn: The name spelled backwards is Nyahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ahsyn. How do you pronounce that?
  • Shayn name meaning

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