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Shane

[sheyn] /ʃeɪn/
noun
1.
a male given name.
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  • Shane said, "Remember the time I 'bushed' you over in Dunlap's meadow?"

  • Just Al Pendray and less than half of the once-mighty Shane.

    The Measure of a Man

    Randall Garrett
  • He was still wearing the clothing he'd had on when the Shane picked him up.

    The Measure of a Man

    Randall Garrett
  • He was the only man left alive on the Shane, and none of the lifeboats had escaped.

    The Measure of a Man

    Randall Garrett
  • The only question was, how fast was the hulk of the Shane moving?

    The Measure of a Man

    Randall Garrett
Word Origin and History for Shane

masc. proper name, pronunciation-based variant of Sean.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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