Seán

♂ Name Seán – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Seán

Seán is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Seán

Seán is an Irish variant of the name John, a short form of the Greek name Iōannēs / Ἰωάννης, which derived from the Hebrew name Jochanan / יוֹחָנָן.

Meaning of Seán

Seán means “Yahweh is gracious” (from Hebrew “jô/יֹו” = referring to the Hebrew God + “chanan/חָנַן” = to be gracious/to show favor).

Pronunciation of Seán

Alternate spelling of Seán

Sean

Seán in the categories

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Name Statistic: Seán is ranked #4144 overall ↑↑ 1502

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2232 ↑↑ 11757
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1290 ↓↓ -501
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1591 ↓↓ -306
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 5316 ↓↓ -3340
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2643 ↑↑ 1070
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 6947 ↓↓ -799
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 10439 ↓↓ -9884
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3019 ↑↑ 10978
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 995 ↑ 14
  • 🇫🇷 France: 7047 ↓↓ -2575
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1284 ↑↑ 625
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 434 ↓ -99
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7316 ↓↓ -122
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1994 ↑↑ 107
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 685 ↑ 78
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 409 ↓↓ -380
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 3401 ↓↓ -1048
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 12304 ↑↑ 1679
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 4217 ↓ -6
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