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Shannon meaning, origin, history

Name: Shannon No. of characters: 7 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: Old Irish English
How to pronounce Shannon sha-nnon What does my name mean?
Meanings: Small and Wise Old Ancient Wise One River Name Old River River of Wisdom American name of Irish origin, meaning composition of "old, wise" and "river", inspired by the eponymous Irish river a girl's name.

Shannon was ranked 850 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 0.95% from its previous ranking of 842 in 2014. Shannon was ranked 723 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 2.26% from its previous ranking of 707 in 2014. Birth name Anglo-Saxon. Name of an Irish river. Unknown party.. Courageous, loyal,Shannonare women of action organized and efficient. We can trust them without reservation, and trust them when it comes to help. Tireless workers,Shannondeplete their surroundings that is slowing to want to follow them. Stubborn, little tolerant, because onlyShannonhold the truth,Shannonare difficult to navigate, sometimes aggressive and react like clockwork.

Full form of Shannon : Strict Hopeful Attentive Nonjudgemental Naive Outgoing Normal

Shannon is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 547 in 2014. Around 25306 people wear Shannon as their first name. Shannon is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 547 in 2014. Only 25306 people have Shannon as their first name. Shannon is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Shannon is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1950 and ranked 850 (0.002044% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 346282 people wear Shannon as their first name. Shannon is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1881 and ranked 850 (0.002044% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 346282 people have Shannon as their first name. Shannon is not a native United States and Shannon may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.096867% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Shannon
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1961410334
1962342502
1963305626
1964267760
1965236937
19662041156
19671981170
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Expression number of Shannon is 4.

Organizing and managing qualities are possessed by Shannon. By systematic and methodical approach Shannon turns their dream into reality. Shannon are extremely sincere and honest.

Names that rhyme with Shannon Annon, Bannon, Brannon, Breannon, Brennon, Briannon, Cannon, Channon, Clennon, Dannon, Dennon, Deshannon, Drennon, Dwennon, Gannon, Glennon, Hannon, Kannon, Kennon, KinnonFamous people named Shannon
Shannon Hillary in The Freshman as Actress
Shannon Kiely in Ten Dollar Minimum as Actress
Shannon Spruill in I Surrender All as Actress
Shannon Lemke in Land of the Lost as Actress
Shannon Vann in Training Wheels as Actress
Shannon Moore in Enchanted as Actress
Shannon Hottes in Broken Contract as Actress
Shannon Lepard in Circle of Pain as Actress
Shannon Corbeil in Breakdown as Actress
Shannon Marie Bullock in Fate as Actress
Shannon Tweed, actress,producer,set decorator
Shannon Elizabeth, actress,producer
Shannon Denton, producer,writer
Shannon Lee, producer,actress,writer
Shannon Nelson, actress,producer
Shannon Absher, actress
Names like Shannon Sha, Shaad, Shaakira, Shaakirah, Shaaliyah, Shaam, Shaan, Shaana, Shaar, Shaarav, Shaaron, Shaasia, Shaaz, Shaba, Shabab, Shabaka, Shaban, Shabana, Shabaz, Shabazz
Shannon Namesakes Posts having Shannon: Comments :Shannon is a male and female first name and last name. In Irish mythology, Shannon was the goddess of the river of the same name. She was also known Siannon or Sionna. The term Shannon comes from the word "Sionainn" or "Sionna" of Gaelic , which translates as "small but wise. Variants of the name: Shannen, Shannyn, Shanon, Shannyo, Shanni. - Usha Urbain
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