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

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Sean is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Sean

Sean is an Anglicized variant of the Irish name Seán, which derived from John.

Meaning of Sean

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

Pronunciation of Sean

Alternate spelling of Sean


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