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English, Irish


Shane comes from the Irish Sean, which in turn is a version of the name John. The name actually means “gift.” It first appeared in America in the 1950s, when a hit western by the same name debuted on the big screens. There are three other creative and unique ways you can spell this baby boy’s name: Shaine, Shayn, and Shayne.

Rank in the year 2015

Shane was ranked #558 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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