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The first name 

Shawne is a name for all genders, somewhat more commonly used for girls.

Shawne is a very rare first name!

At least in the US, the name Shawne is extremely rare. Recently, only a handful of babies has been named Shawne each year. That means it’s extremely unlikely that a boy or girl called Shawne will meet someone with the same name. So, Shawne is a very special name!

You won't believe all there is 
to discover about the name

Shawne -
once in a blue moon

Do you know the feeling when you go to the zoo and the animal that is supposed to be in the enclosure is not there? You know it should to be there, but you've never seen it? It's the same with Shawne. Kids called Shawne have made themselves scarce. But some parents got a taste for it many years ago: Reaching pos. 2,434 Shawne ranked higher than ever in 1970. By comparison, there have been 87 years in which the first name Shawne has not been given at all (or less than 5 times, which is the minimum number required for a name to be included in the statistics), most recently in 2022. In general, parents name their babies Shawne only once in a blue moon, so, if your name is Shawne you can consider yourself truly special!

In years where the graph has no value, the name Shawne was given less than five times or even none at all in the entire USA.

Shawne has 6 letters 
and begins with an S

Well, you might say, you probably figured that out yourself! But what you might not know is: The letter S is a real popular first letter for given names. That’s because 7.7% of all common frist names in the US begin with this letter. Only the first letters A, J and K are more common for first names.

With six letters, the name Shawne is of average length. In fact, 28% of all common first names in the US consist of exactly six letters. 24% of all first names are shorter, while 48% have seven letters or more. On average, first names in the US (not counting hyphenated names) are 6.5 letters long. There are no significant differences between boys' and girls' names.

That means that if 7.7% of all first names start with an S, this initial letter occurs more than twice as often as all 26 letters on average.

Other names with 
S, h, a, w, n and e

If you take all the letters in the name Shawne – S, h, a, w, n and e – and put them together again, you can form other names, such as Shawen or Eshawn.

With hands, flags and sounds 
How to say Shawne

If your name is Shawne and someone asks after your name, you can of course just tell them what it is. But sometimes that isn't so easy - what if it's too loud, and you don't understand them well? Or what if the other person is so far away that you can see them but not hear them? In these situations, you can communicate your name in so many other ways: you call spell it, sign it, or even use a flag to wave it...

This is how you spell the name Shawne

So that everyone really understands you when you have to spell the name Shawne, you can simply say:







This is how the name Shawne is spelled in the NATO phonetic alphabet

The NATO alphabet often helps people spell words on the phone or radio when there are communication problems.

How do you write Shawne in Braille?

Braille is made up of dots, which the blind and visually impaired can feel to read words.



You want to tell a deaf person that your name is Shawne

Just use American Sign Language!

The name Shawne is particularly colorful in the Semaphore flag signaling system!

These flags are used for maritime communication - each flag represents a letter.


Have you ever waved the name Shawne

In the navy, sailors of two ships might wave flags to each other to send messages. A sailor holds two flags in specific positions to represent different letters.


Beeping like crazy...

In Morse code, letters and other characters are represented only by a series of short and long tones. For example, a short tone followed by a long tone stands for the letter A. Shawne sounds like this: