- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for shane
Creatures of the Wind is the creation of Shane Gabier and Christopher Peters, who started the label in Chicago in 2008.Who to See and Where to be Seen: The Hot Tips for New York Fashion Week
September 3, 2014
Robin would sometimes say of Shane that Shane made him feel more alive, that Shane was life itself.The Stacks: Robin Williams, More Than A Shtick Figure
August 16, 2014
I mean, Shane was the guy who threw you up against the tree, not Daryl.Norman Reedus: Daryl Doesn’t Need Romance, ‘The Walking Dead’ Isn’t About Erections
March 13, 2014
"It happened pretty regularly, like every other night," Shane Fox told the jury.How Frank Spinelli Fought to Bring His Molestor to Justice
March 2, 2014
That same year Goggins began as six-year runs as Detective Shane Vendrell in the FX series, The Shield.Kentucky’s Finest Antihero: Walton Goggins on Justified’s Chameleon Villain
February 11, 2014
Shane said, "Remember the time I 'bushed' you over in Dunlap's meadow?"A Daughter of the Middle Border
Just Al Pendray and less than half of the once-mighty Shane.
He was still wearing the clothing he'd had on when the Shane picked him up.
He was the only man left alive on the Shane, and none of the lifeboats had escaped.
The only question was, how fast was the hulk of the Shane moving?
Word Origin and History for shane
masc. proper name, pronunciation-based variant of Sean.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper