Gender Feminine & Masculine
Pronounced Pron. shăn′ə-kē [key]
Other Forms FormsShana, Shaina, Shayna, Shayne, Shawna, Shona, Shawn, Shane, Sean
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Meaning & History
Irish word for "a skilled teller of tales or legends, especially Gaelic ones." From the Scots Gaelic word seanachaidh, from Old Irish senchaid, variant of senchae, meaning historian, derived from sen, meaning old.