Given Name SHONA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Scottish

Meaning & History

Anglicized form of SEONAG or SEÒNAID. Though unconnected, this is also the name of an ethnic group who live in southern Africa, mainly Zimbabwe.

Categories

actresses, anglicizations, artists, painters, sculptors, singers
DIMINUTIVES: Seona, Seònaid, Sheona
MASCULINE FORMS: Eoin, Iain, Ian
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Tajuana (African American), Jone (Basque), Joanna (Biblical), Ioanna (Biblical Greek), Iohanna (Biblical Latin), Ioana, Ivana, Yana, Yanka, Yoana (Bulgarian), Joana (Catalan), Ivana (Croatian), Ivana, Jana, Johana (Czech), Johanna, Johanne, Hanna, Hanne, Janne, Jonna (Danish), Jana, Janna, Johanna, Hanna, Hanne, Hannie, Jennigje, Johanneke (Dutch), Jane, Jean, Joan, Joanna, Johanna, Johnna, Jo, Joanie, Joann, Joanne, Joetta, Joey, Jojo, Joleen, Jolene, Jonelle, Jonette, Joni, Jonie (English), Johanna (Estonian), Janika, Janina, Johanna, Hanna, Hannele, Janna, Jonna (Finnish), Jeanne, Johanne, Joanne (French), Xoana (Galician), Jana, Janina, Johanna, Hanna, Hanne (German), Gianna, Ioanna, Yanna (Greek), Johanna, Hanna (Hungarian), Jóhanna, Jóna (Icelandic), Siobhán (Irish), Giovanna, Gianna, Giovannetta, Vanna (Italian), Johanna (Late Roman), Janina (Lithuanian), Ivana, Jovana (Macedonian), Jehanne, Johanne (Medieval French), Johanna, Johanne, Hanna, Hanne, Janne (Norwegian), Janina, Joanna, Asia, Joasia (Polish), Joana, Joaninha (Portuguese), Ioana (Romanian), Yana (Russian), Giuanna (Sardinian), Ivana, Jovana (Serbian), Ivana, Jana (Slovak), Ivana, Jana (Slovene), Juana, Juanita (Spanish), Janina, Janna, Johanna, Hanna, Jonna (Swedish), Yana (Ukrainian), Siwan (Welsh)
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