Name Shane Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Shane


Shane is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Shane

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

What is the meaning of the name Shane?

Shane 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 Shane

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Popularity of the name Shane

The name Shane is ranked #5259 overall.

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