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Names starting with Sh

Shan - Chinese unisex name meaning "mountain." Compare with strictly feminine Shan.
Shephatiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shephatyah, meaning "whom Jehovah defends." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a son of David. 
Shukura - Egyptian name meaning "grateful."
Shpresa - Albanian name meaning "hope."
Shea - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Séaghdha ("descendant of Séaghdha"), possibly meaning "hawk-like." 
Sharla - Variant spelling of English Charla, meaning "man."
Shylock - English Shakespearean character name of unknown etymology. It eventually became a synonym for a "loan shark, userer."
Shihab - Arabic name meaning "meteor; shooting star."
Shantelle - Elaborated form of English Shantel, meaning "stony place."
Shakir - Arabic name meaning "thankful."
Shabnam - Hindi name derived from a Persian word meaning "dew drops on flowers."
Sheelagh - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Síle, meaning "blind."
Shir - Hebrew unisex name meaning "song."
Shelagh - Variant spelling of English Sheelagh, meaning "blind."
Sharron - Variant spelling of English Sharon, meaning "plain, level ground."
Sheina - Yiddish name meaning "beautiful."
Shlomi - Contracted form of Hebrew Shelomiy, meaning "my peace" or "peaceful." 
Shilah - Native American Navajo name meaning "brother."
Shaniqua - Variant spelling of English Shanika, meaning "God is gracious."
Shereen - Variant spelling of Persian Shirin, meaning "sweet."
Shakeel - Variant spelling of Arabic Shakil, meaning "handsome."
Shir-lee - Hebrew name meaning "song is mine."
Shakila - Feminine form of Arabic Shakil, meaning "beautiful."
Shesha - Hindi myth name of a naga king ofserpents, one of the primal beings of creation. The name was derived from the Sanskrit root shiş, meaning "that which remains."
Sherrie - Variant spelling of English Sherry, meaning "darling."
Shanice - Elaborated form of English Shan, meaning "God is gracious."
Sherley - Variant spelling of English Shirley, meaning "bright clearing."
Sheela - Hindi name meaning "conduct."
Shirin - Persian name meaning "sweet."
Shinju - Japanese name meaning "pearl."
Shefatya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Shephatyah, meaning "whom Jehovah defends." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a son of David. 
Shayne -   Feminine form of English Shane, meaning "God is gracious."
Shimon - Variant spelling of Hebrew Shimown, meaning "hearkening."
Sharona - Elaborated form of English Sharon, meaning "plain, level ground."
Shiyloh - Contracted form of Hebrew shai lo, of uncertain etymology, possibly meaning "he who is to be sent," "he whose it is," "peaceable one" "place of rest" or "rest, tranquility." In the bible, this is a place name and also possibly a reference to the Messiah.
Sheth - Hebrew name meaning "buttocks." In the bible, this is the name of the third son of Adam and Eve.
Shen - Chinese name meaning 1) "cautious" or "deep," 2) "giant clam," or 3) "god, spirit."
Sheng - Chinese name meaning "birth" or "life."
Shahira - Feminine form of Arabic Shahir, meaning "renowned."
Shevaun - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Siobhán, meaning "God is gracious." 
Sherman - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements sceara "shears" and mann "man," hence "shears-man."
Shira - Hebrew name meaning "song."
Shizuka - Japanese name meaning "quiet."
Shamir -   Anglicized form of Hebrew Shamuwr, meaning "a message, tidings" or "that which is heard." In the bible, this is the name of a Levite.
Shawna - Feminine form of English Shawn, meaning "God is gracious."
Sharmaine - Variant spelling of English Charmaine, meaning "sing." 
Shahan - Armenian name meaning "profit-maker."
Sheba - Compare with feminine Sheba. Hebrew name meaning "oath" or "seven." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Joktan. 
Sheherazade - Variant spelling of Persian Shahrazad, meaning "city-person."
Shaw -   Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Seaghdh, meaning "hawk-like."
Shauwl - Hebrew name meaning "asked for, desired." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the first king of Israel.
Shephatyah - Hebrew name meaning "whom Jehovah defends." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a son of David. 
Sharon - Anglicized form of Hebrew Sharown, meaning "plain, level ground." In the bible, this is the name of a valley in Palestine. The name is sometimes given because of its association with the flowering shrub called Rose of Sharon. 
Shahpur - Persian name meaning "son of the king."
Sheamus - Variant spelling of English Shamus, meaning "supplanter."
Shantae - Pet form of English Shantel or Shantelle, meaning "stony place."
Shimown - Hebrew name meaning "hearkening." In the bible, this is the name of a tribe of Israel as well as the name of the second son of Jacob and Leah. 
Shimshown - Hebrew name meaning "like the sun." In the bible, this is the name of a powerful hero who was betrayed by his mistress Delila.
Shimshon - Variant spelling of Hebrew Shimshown, meaning "like the sun."
Shawnee - English name derived from the name of a tribe of Native American people, meaning "southern people."
Shant - Armenian name meaning "thunderbolt."
Shanta - Hindi name meaning "calm, pacified."
Shahrivar - Persian name meaning "desirable power."
Shamuwr -  Hebrew name meaning "a message, tidings" or "that which is heard." In the bible, this is the name of a Levite.
Shanna - Variant spelling of English Shannah, meaning "lily."
Shaquila - English variant form of Arabic Shakila, meaning "beautiful."
Sharown - Hebrew name meaning "plain, level ground." In the bible, this is the name of a valley in Palestine. The name is sometimes given because of its association with the flowering shrub called Rose of Sharon. 
Shanyuan - Chinese name meaning "mountain source."
Shaul - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shauwl, meaning "asked for, desired." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the first king of Israel.
Shareef - Variant spelling of Arabic Sharif, meaning "eminent."
Shayna - Variant spelling of Yiddish Sheina, meaning "beautiful."
Shamus - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Séamus, meaning "supplanter."
Shelomith - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shelomiyth, meaning "peaceful." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a daughter of Dibri of the tribe of Dan.
Shannen - Variant spelling of English unisex Shannon, meaning "old river" or "river of wisdom."
Shresth - Hindi name meaning "most suitable."
Shunyuan - Chinese name meaning "obey the Yuan (Mongol rulers)" or "follow/obey the source."
Shay - Variant spelling of English unisex Shea, possibly meaning "hawk-like." 
Shekhar - Variant spelling of Hindi Sekar, meaning "crest, peak."
Shaina - Variant spelling of Yiddish Sheina, meaning "beautiful."
Shpetim - Albanian name meaning "rescue; salvation."
Shelomoh - Hebrew name meaning "peaceable." In the bible, this is the name of the tenth son of David who became the third king of Israel.
Shemuwel - Hebrew name meaning "heard of God," "his name is El," or "name of God." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Elkanah by Hannah.
Sharyl - Variant spelling of English Cheryl, probably meaning "darling beryl."
Shabat - Variant spelling of Hebrew Shabbath, meaning "rest, Sabbath."
Shakuntala - Hindi name meaning "bird." In mythology, this is the name of the mother of Emperor Bharata.
Shari - Variant spelling of English Sherry, meaning "darling."
Shahzad - Variant spelling of Persian Shahzade, meaning "prince."
Shalluwm - Hebrew name meaning "retribution." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the husband of Huldah the prophetess.
Shealtiyel - Hebrew name meaning "borrowed from God." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Zerubbabel.
Shun - Chinese unisex name meaning "smooth." In mythology, this is the name of a mystical ruler.
Shanti - Hindi name meaning "peace, quiet."
Shimeon - Variant form of Hebrew Shimown, meaning "hearkening."
Shandar - Hindi name meaning "amazing, enhanced, brilliant, shining." 
Shavonne - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Siobhán, meaning "God is gracious."
Shaoqing - Chinese name meaning "young blue."
Shannah - English name derived from Hebrew Shoshannah, meaning "lily."
Shaun - Variant spelling of English Shawn, meaning "God is gracious."
Shaynah - Variant spelling of Yiddish Shayna, meaning "beautiful."
Sharise - English variant form of French Cerise, meaning "cherry." 
Sharalyn - Variant spelling of English Sherilyn, meaning "darling lake."
Shabbath - Hebrew name meaning "rest, Sabbath." In the Old Testament bible, this is the name of the seventh day of the week, a day of rest.
Shelia - Variant form of English Sheila, meaning "blind."
Shelby - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from a place name composed of the Middle English elements schele "hut" and by "farm, settlement," hence "settlement of huts."
Shyam - Hindi name derived from the Sanskrit element syama, meaning "black, blue." In mythology, this is a name belonging to Krishna.
Sharifa - Feminine form of Arabic Sharif, meaning "eminent."
Shona - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Seònaid, meaning "God is gracious."
Shaquille - English variant spelling of Arabic Shakil, meaning "handsome."
Shahir - Arabic name meaning "renowned."
Shimiy - Hebrew name meaning "famous, renowned." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a Reubenite, son of Gog and father of Micah.
Shug - Pet form of Medieval Scottish Huchon, meaning "heart," "mind," or "spirit."
Shakil - Arabic name meaning "handsome."
Shahrokh - Persian name meaning "royal face."
Shima - Native American Navajo name meaning "mother."
Sharmila - Feminine form of Hindi Sharma, meaning "comfort, protection."
Shukriya - Feminine form of Arabic Shukri, meaning "thankful."
Shuichi - Japanese name meaning "master/study first (son)."
Sheryll - Variant spelling of English Cheryl, possibly meaning "darling beryl."
Shelomi - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shelomiy, meaning "my peace" or "peaceful." In the bible, this is the name of the father of a leader of the tribe of Asher.
Shiphrah - Hebrew name meaning "beauty, brightness." In the bible, this is the name of two midwives. 
Shiro - Japanese name meaning "fourth son."
Sho - Japanese name meaning "to fly, to soar" or "wind instrument."
Sherri - Variant spelling of English Sherrie, meaning "darling."
Shelley - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the name of various places meaning "clearing near a ledge/slope."
Shizuko - Japanese name meaning "quiet child."
Shachar - Hebrew unisex name meaning "dawn" or "morning."
Shemal - Syrian name meaning "left." In mythology, this is the name of the Lord of the genii and demons. 
Shikoba - Native American Choctaw unisex name meaning "feather."
Shelena - English variant form of Latin Selena, meaning "moon."
Shushu - Egyptian name meaning "braggart."
Shiloh - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shiyloh, of uncertain etymology, possibly meaning "he who is to be sent," "he whose it is," "peaceable one" "place of rest" or "rest, tranquility." In the bible, this is a place name and also possibly a reference to the Messiah.
Shaindel - Variant spelling of Yiddish Sheindel, meaning "beautiful."
Shai-nefer - Egyptian name meaning "good luck."
Shafiq - Arabic name meaning "compassionate."
Shonda - Variant spelling of English Shawnda, meaning "God is gracious."
Shoshannah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Shoshana, meaning "lily."
Shanika - Elaborated form of English Shan, meaning "God is gracious."
Sharyn - Variant spelling of English Sharon, meaning "plain, level ground."
Shalom - Hebrew name derived from the word shalowm, meaning "peace," or perhaps more correctly, of body, "healthy and sound."
Sharlene - Variant spelling of English Sharleen, meaning "man."
Sharma - Hindi name meaning "comfort, protection."
Shallum - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shalluwm, meaning "retribution." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the husband of Huldah the prophetess.
Sherwood - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of the famous Sherwood Forest, composed of the Old English elements scir "bright, clear, shire" and wudu "wood," hence "bright forest."
Shashaiti - Egyptian name meaning "necklace."
Shura - Short form of Russian unisex Sashura, meaning "defender of mankind." Compare with strictly feminine Shura.
Sharru-kinu - Akkadian name meaning "true king."
Shauna - Feminine form of English Shaun, meaning "God is gracious."
Shahanshah - Persian name meaning "king of kings."
Shlomo - Contracted form of Hebrew Shelomoh, meaning "peaceable." 
Shelomiy - Hebrew name meaning "my peace" or "peaceful." In the bible, this is the name of the father of a leader of the tribe of Asher.
Shandor -  Probably a Romani form ofHindi Shandar, meaning "proud."
Shaylyn - Modern English compound name composed of Shae "hawk-like" and Lyn "lake."
Shahjahan - Persian name composed of the elements shah "king" and jahan "world," hence "king of the world."
Shayla - Variant spelling of English Sheila, meaning "blind."
Shivali - Hindi myth name borne by the goddess Parvati, meaning "beloved of Shiva."
Shaye - Variant spelling of English unisex Shea, possibly meaning "hawk-like."
Shmuel - Contracted form of Hebrew Shemuwel, meaning "heard of God," "his name is El," or "name of God." 
Shigeru - Japanese name meaning "flourishing; luxuriant."
Shimei - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shimiy, meaning "famous, renowned." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a Reubenite, son of Gog and father of Micah.
Shining - Chinese name meaning "world at peace."
Sheryl - Variant spelling of English Cheryl, possibly meaning "darling beryl."
Shaelyn - Modern English compound name composed of Shae "hawk-like" and Lynn "lake."
Sharleen - Variant spelling of English Charlene, meaning "man."
Shamisé - Egyptian name meaning "first born."
Sheumais - Older form of Scottish Gaelic Seumas, meaning "supplanter."
Shig - Unisex short form of Japanese names beginning with Shig-, meaning "luxuriant."
Sheshebens - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "small duck."
Shemei - Egyptian name meaning "desire."
Shelumiel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shelumiyel, meaning "friend of God." In the bible, this is the name of a prince of the tribe of Simeon.
Shogher - Armenian name meaning "rays."
Sheena - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Síne, meaning "God is gracious."
Shika - Japanese name meaning "deer."
Shane - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Seán, meaning "God is gracious."
Sherry - Variant spelling of English Cherie, meaning "darling."
Sheriti - Egyptian name meaning "little girl; maiden."
Shimasani - Native American Navajo name meaning "grandmother."
Shimi - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shimiy, meaning "famous, renowned." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a Reubenite, son of Gog and father of Micah.
Shankara - Hindi myth name of Shiva, composed of the Sanskrit elements sam "lucky" and kara "making," hence "makes good luck."
Shem - Hebrew name meaning "conspicuous position, name, renown, sigma." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Noah.
Shyama - Feminine form of Hindi Shyam, meaning "black, blue."
Shyamala - Feminine form of Hindi Shyamal, meaning "black, blue."
Shyamal - Variant spelling of Hindi Shyam, meaning "black, blue."
Shuman - Native American Hopi name meaning "rattlesnake handler."
Shulammite - Variant spelling of English Shulamite, meaning "peaceful."
Shulamith - Variant spelling of Hebrew Shuwlammiyth, meaning "peaceful."
Shukri - Arabic name meaning "thankful."
Shuang - Chinese name meaning "frank; open-hearted."
Shqipe - Albanian name meaning "eagle."
Shprintzel - Pet form of Yiddish Shprintze, meaning "hope."
Shprintze - Variant spelling of Yiddish Shprintza, meaning "hope."
Shprintza - Yiddish form of Spanish Esperanza, meaning "hope."
Shpend - Albanian name meaning "poultry."
Shobha - Hindi name meaning "brilliance."
Shlomit - Contracted form of Hebrew Shelomiyth, meaning "peaceful." 
Shkodran - Albanian name meaning "from Shkoder." 
Shiva - Hindi myth name of one of the Trimurti, meaning "the destroyer." Śiva means "auspicious" and is an epithet of several deities. In Tamil, śiva means "red." The other two Trimurti are Brahma "the creator" and Vishnu "the preserver." 
Shith - Arabic form of Hebrew Shet, meaning "appointed, placed."
Shimmel - Yiddish pet form of Hebrew Shimown, meaning "hearkening."
Shi - Chinese name meaning 1) "poet" or 2) "lion." 
Shevon - Variant spelling of English Shevaun, meaning "God is gracious." 
Sherisse - Modern English form of French Cerise, meaning "cherry." 
Sheridan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Sirideáin ("descendant of Siride�n"), possibly meaning "searcher."
Sheona - Variant spelling of English Seona, meaning "God is gracious." 
Shelomiyth - Hebrew name meaning "peaceful." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a daughter of Dibri of the tribe of Dan.
Shell - Short form of English unisex Shelley, meaning "clearing near a ledge/slope."
Shantanu - Hindi myth name of a king of Hastinapura, meaning "wholesome."
Shakira - Feminine form of Arabic Shakir, meaning "thankful."
Shahzade - Persian name meaning "prince."
Shahriar - Persian name meaning "lord."
Shadya - Variant spelling of Arabic Shadiya, meaning "singer." 
Shadiya - Feminine form of Arabic Shadi, meaning "singer." 
Shadi - Native American Navajo name meaning "older sister." Compare with masculine forms of Shadi.
Sheva -  Short form of Hebrew Bat-Sheva, meaning "daughter of the oath." Compare with masculine Sheva.
Shakti - Hindi name meaning "power."
Shafaqat - Arabic unisex name meaning "compassion."
Shireen - Variant spelling of Persian Shirin, meaning "sweet."
Shantel - Variant spelling of English Chantel, meaning "stony place."
Shamgar - Hebrew name, possibly meaning "sword." In the bible, this is the name of a judge of Israel an son of Anath.
Sherilyn - Variant spelling of English Cherilyn, meaning "darling lake."
Sheraga - Aramaic name meaning "candle, light."
Shraga - Variant spelling of Aramaic Sheraga, meaning "candle, light."
Sheri - Variant spelling of English Sherry, meaning "darling."
Sheree - Variant spelling of English Sherry, meaning "darling."
Shanene - Elaborated form of English Shan, meaning "God is gracious."
Shafiqa - Feminine form of Arabic Shafiq, meaning "compassionate."
Sheila - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Síle, meaning "blind."
Sharif - Arabic name meaning "eminent."
Shai - Aramaic and Hebrew name meaning "gift."
Shulamite - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shuwlammiyth, meaning "peaceful." In the bible, this is the name of the maiden celebrated in the Song of Solomon. 
Shuji - Japanese name meaning "master/study second (son)."
Shemuel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shemuwel, meaning "heard of God," "his name is El," or "name of God." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Elkanah by Hannah.
Shahar - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Shachar, meaning "dawn" or "morning."
Shae - Feminine variant spelling of English unisex Shea, probably meaning "hawk-like." 
Shiye - Native American Navajo name meaning "son."
Shu - Chinese unisex name meaning "good, pure, virtuous." 
Shamira - Feminine form of Hebrew Shamiyr, meaning "a sharp point," hence "thorn." 
Shemayah - Hebrew name meaning "whom Jehovah has answered" or "whom Jehovah has heard." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a prophet who lived in the time of Rehoboam.
Shamer - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shamuwr, meaning "a message, tidings" or "that which is heard." In the bible, this is the name of a Levite.
Shiri - Hebrew name meaning "my song."
Shimea - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shimiy, meaning "famous, renowned." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a Reubenite, son of Gog and father of Micah.
Shemaiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shemayah, meaning "whom Jehovah has answered" or "whom Jehovah has heard." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a prophet who lived in the time of Rehoboam.
Shibah - Hebrew name meaning "oath" or "seven." In the bible, this is the name of a well named by Isaac.
Shripati - Hindi name composed of the name of the goddess Sri and the Sanskrit word pati "husband, lord," hence "husband of Sri."
Shyla - Variant form of English Sheila, meaning "blind."
Sheldon - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of a place in Derbyshire which was recorded in the Domesday Book as Scelhadun, composed of Old English scylf "shelf" and the place name Haddon (from hæð "heathland, heather, wasteland" + dun "hill"), hence "steep-sided heather hill." 
Shinji - Japanese name meaning "true second (son)." 
Shenti - Egyptian name meaning "hairy."
Shtjefen - Albanian feminine form of Greek Stephanos, meaning "crown."
Shideezhi - Native American Navajo name meaning "younger sister."
Shet - Variant spelling of Hebrew Sheth, meaning "buttocks."
Shannon - English unisex name derived from the name of a river in Ireland, composed of the Gaelic elements sean "old, wise" and abhann "river," hence "old river" or "river of wisdom."
Sholto - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Sìoltach, meaning "sowing," i.e., "fruitful, seed-bearing, producing many offspring."
Shoshanah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Shoshana, meaning "lily."
Shelton - English surname transferred to forename use, from various place names composed of the Old English elements scylf "shelf" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "shelf settlement."
Shoushan - Armenian feminine form of Hebrew unisex Shoshan, meaning "lily."
Shofranka - Variant spelling of Romani Jofranka, meaning"French."
Shnorhk - Armenian name meaning "grace."
Shlumiel - Contracted form of Hebrew Shelumiyel, meaning "friend of God." In the bible, this is the name of a prince of the tribe of Simeon.
Shirlee -   Variant spelling of English Shirley, meaning "bright clearing."
Shiori - Japanese name meaning "poem; weave."
Shimhi - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shimiy, meaning "famous, renowned." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a Reubenite, son of Gog and father of Micah.
Shichiro - Japanese name meaning "seventh son."
Sherlock - From an old English byname for a fair-haired person, derived from the Middle English word schirloc, composed of the elements scir "bright, clear, shire," and locc "lock of hair," hence "bright locks."
Sherill - Variant spelling of English Cheryl, possibly meaning "darling beryl."
Sher - Persian name meaning "lion."
Shena - Variant spelling of English Sheena, meaning "God is gracious."
Sheine - Variant spelling of Yiddish Sheina, meaning "beautiful."
Sheindel - Pet form of Yiddish Sheina, meaning "beautiful."
Sheenagh - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Síne, meaning "God is gracious."
Shealtiel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Shealtiyel, meaning "borrowed from God." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Zerubbabel.
Shawnda - Elaborated form of English Shawna, meaning "God is gracious."
Shashai - Variant of Egyptian Shashaiti, meaning "necklace."
Sharmain - Variant spelling of English Sharmaine, meaning "sing."
Sharmagh - Armenian name meaning "fine sieve."
Sharar - Hebrew name meaning "enemy" or "to be firm, hard." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Ahiam.
Shoji - Japanese name meaning "soaring second (son)."
Shoichi - Japanese name meaning "soaring first (son)."
Shoghagat - Armenian name meaning "splendor."
Shnorhig - Armenian name meaning "graceful."
Shirong - Chinese name meaning "scholarly honor."
Shiriki - Native American Pawnee name meaning "coyote."
Shihong - Chinese name meaning "the world is red."
Shigeo - Japanese name meaning "luxuriant man."
Shigeko - Japanese name meaning "luxuriant child."
Sherie - Variant spelling of English Sherry, meaning "darling."
Shepsit - Egyptian name meaning "honorable lady."
Shemer - Hebrew name meaning "dregs (of wine)." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the owner of the hill where Samaria was built. 
Shelumiyel - Hebrew name meaning "friend of God." In the bible, this is the name of a prince of the tribe of Simeon.
Shaphat - Hebrew name meaning "to erect" or "to judge." In the bible, this is the name of the father of the prophet Elisha, and several other characters.
Shahrizad - Variant spelling of Persian Shahrazad, meaning "city-person."
Shahrazad - Persian name of the narrator in 1001 Nights, composed of the elements shahr "city" and zad "person," hence "city-person."
Shashi (f - शशी, m: शशि): Hindi unisex name meaning "having a hare." 
Shay -   Variant spelling of English unisex Shea, possibly meaning "hawk-like."
Shayne - Variant spelling of English Shane, meaning "God is gracious."
Shea - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Séaghdha ("descendant of Séaghdha"), possibly meaning "hawk-like." 
Shelah (hebrew - שֵלָה): Anglicized form of Hebrew Shelach, meaning "a missile, weapon." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Arphaxad.
Shell - Short form of English unisex Shelley, meaning "clearing near a ledge/slope."
Shelley - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the name of various places meaning "clearing near a ledge/slope."
Shan (chinese - 山):  Anglicized form of Welsh Sian, meaning "God is gracious."
Shani (hebrew - שָׁנִי):  Egyptian name meaning "wonderful."
Sheva -  Variant spelling of Hebrew Sheba, meaning "oath" or "seven." Compare with feminine Sheva.
Shikoba - Native American Choctaw unisex name meaning "feather."
Shin (japanese - 1-晋, 2-信, 3-紳, 4-心, 5-慎, 6-新, 7-進, 8-真): Japanese name meaning 1) "advancing," 2) "belief," 3) "gentleman," 4) "heart," 5) "humble," 6) "new," 7) "progressive," and 8) "true."
Shir - Hebrew unisex name meaning "song."
Shashi (f - शशी, m: शशि): Hindi unisex name meaning "having a hare." 
Sheba (hebrew - שֶׁבַע): Compare with masculine Sheba. Short form of Hebrew Bathsheba, meaning "daughter of the oath."
Shoshan (hebrew - שׁוֹשַׁן):  Hebrew unisex name meaning "lily." 
Shoushan - Chinese name meaning "long life mountain."
Shtjefen - Albanian form of Latin Stephanus, meaning "crown."
Shu - Chinese unisex name meaning "good, pure, virtuous." 
Shun - Chinese unisex name meaning "smooth." In mythology, this is the name of a mystical ruler. Two of his consorts were the twin sisters Ehuang and Nüying.
Shifra (hebrew - שִׁפְרָה):  Aramaic name meaning "trumpet."
Shoshan (hebrew - שׁוֹשַׁן):  Egyptian unisex name meaning "lotus." 
Shula (arabic - شعلة, Hebrew: שׁוּלָה)::  Arabic name meaning "flame."
Shura (hebrew - שׁוּרָה, Russian: Шура):  Hebrew name meaning "row, line." 
Shachar - Hebrew unisex name meaning "dawn" or "morning."
Shad (arabic - شاد):  Arabic name meaning "happy." 
Shafaqat - Arabic unisex name meaning "compassion."
Shahar - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Shachar, meaning "dawn" or "morning."
Shani (hebrew - שָׁנִי, Hindi: शनि):  Hebrew unisex name meaning "crimson red." 
Shannen - Variant spelling of English unisex Shannon, meaning "old river" or "river of wisdom."
Shannon - English unisex name derived from the name of a river in Ireland, composed of the Gaelic elements sean "old, wise" and abhann "river," hence "old river" or "river of wisdom."

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