Sean

♂ Name Sean – Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Sean

Sean is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Sean

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

Meaning of Sean

Sean means “Yahweh is gracious” (from Hebrew “yo/יֹו”, abbreviation of “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “ḥanán/חָנַן” = to show favor/to be gracious).

Pronunciation of Sean

Variants of the name Sean

Seán

Sean in the categories

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Name Statistic: Sean is ranked #4173 overall ↑↑ 137

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 3907 ↑ 22
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2429 ↓ -82
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2620 ↑↑ 291
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3227 ↑ 64
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2666 ↓ -36
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 4085 ↑ 55
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3192 ↑↑ 1207
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2626 ↑↑ 723
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 9272 ↑↑ 350
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3685 ↓ -10
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2496 ↓ -52
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 401 ↑ 47
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9179 ↑↑ 284
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3071 ↓ -18
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 3996 ↓ -54
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 2787 ↓↓ -206
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4040 ↓↓ -291
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 2595 ↑ 94
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 3665 ↑↑ 341

Sean in the Top 50 Names

Name Sean

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