Shaun is a boy name and means God is gracious. It is a Irish name and its pronunciation is \shaun\. Other similar names and variants include: Chan, Chann, DeShaun, Seann, Shad, Shadd, Shade, Shadi, Shae, Shai, Shaine, Shaka, Shanan, Shane, Shanen, Shani, Shanon, Shaq, Shaque, Shaughn, Shaul, Shavon, Shaw, Shawnn, Shay, Shayan, Shaye, Shayne, Shays, Shivaun, Shonn. Shaun is a very popular first name for men (#327 out of 1220) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women.
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Based on our intensive research on international Census data we identified the number of babies named Shaun over the years and Shaun's popularity rank:

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Shaun Sipos
Shaun Sipos

Born on October 30, 1981

  • Age: 40
  • Birth sign: Scorpio
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 6
Enter Nowhere

Enter Nowhere

Directed by: Jack Heller

Starring: Katherine Waterston, Scott Eastwood, Sara Paxton, Shaun Sipos

Heart of the Country

Directed by: John Ward

Starring: Jana Kramer, Gerald McRaney, Randy Wayne, Shaun Sipos

The Remaining

Directed by: Casey La Scala

Starring: Johnny Pacar, Shaun Sipos, Bryan Dechart, Alexa PenaVega


Directed by: Uwe Boll

Starring: Brendan Fletcher, Shaun Sipos, Michael Paré, Matt Frewer

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Famous directors named Shaun and their movies

Shaun Kadlec
Shaun Kadlec
  • No. of movies: 1
Born This Way

Born This Way

Directed by: Shaun Kadlec

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Shaun a popular name?

Over the years Shaun was most popular in 1978. According to the latest US census information Shaun ranks #90th while according to Shaun ranks #4th.

How popular is the name Shaun?

According to the US census in 2018, 170 boys were born named Shaun, making Shaun the #2412th name more popular among boy names. In 1978 Shaun had the highest rank with 6223 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Shaun?

Shaun is #2412th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Shaun more popular ?

The name Shaun was more popular in 1978 with 6223 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Shaun

The last time a baby was named Shaun was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Shaun?

In 2020 there were 170 baby boys named Shaun.

Who is a famous person named Shaun?

There a several famous people named Shaun, for example actor Shaun Sipos, director Shaun Kadlec, musician Shaun Cassidy.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Shaun?

A famous actor/actress named Shaun is Shaun Sipos, starring in 4 movies, including Enter Nowhere and Heart of the Country.

Who is a famous singer named Shaun?

A famous singer named Shaun is Shaun Cassidy, with over 4 songs, including Hey Deanie and Greatest Hits.