Shauna

Shauna - A very unique female name



  Aug 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Shauna, meaning God is gracious, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1939 on position #1556. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Shauna and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Shauna? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Shauna. The baby girl name Shauna was given to 5 baby girls in 2012, ranking #5633 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 282,650 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Shauna peaked in popularity 40 years ago in 1979 on position 188.



Famous with this name

Shauna Kain
Shauna MacDonald
Shauna Shapiro Jackson


How would you rate Shauna, 1-5?

Rating: 4/5 (5 people)


Shauna is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Shauna is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #2,276 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #2,276.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Shauna is where you live.


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Shauna origin and meaning

Shauna is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means God is gracious. To see famous people named Shauna, pop culture references for the name Shauna and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Shauna

We've found the following names that sound similar to Shauna, sorted by popularity.

Susan / Shannon / Suzanne / Sonya / Sonia / Shawna / Shawn / Shana / Shanna / Susanne /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20125633
20115638
20103059
20093981
20083422
20072042
20062075
20051988
20041520
20031243
20021228
20011147
20001071
1999917
1998918
1997745
1996651
1995707
1994649
1993566
1992458
1991454
1990365
1989434
1988355
1987312
1986311
1985290
1984256
1983273
1982256
1981265
1980221
1979188
1978202
1977255
1976381
1975345
1974323
1973396
1972367
1971368
1970336
1969390
1968454
1967469
1966435
1965543
1964533
1963555
1962710
1961704
1960723
1959680
1958821
1957706
1956675
1955557
1954535
1953674
1952797
1951875
1950742
1949698
1948945
19471375
19461221
19451224
19441351
19431518
19421871
19411465
19401344
19391556

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida2276

Even more about Shauna


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Shauna a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Shauna?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1979
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Shauna
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 282,650
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1939
2012 births +5

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