- TedEdwin M., 1891–1972, U.S. dancer and choreographer (husband of Ruth St. Denis).
- a male given name, form of John.
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Examples from the Web for shawn
VATICAN CITY — Father Shawn Ratigan of Independence, Missouri, liked to take pictures of naked little girls.Will the Vatican Finally Hold This Kansas City Bishop Accountable?
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The former executive director, Shawn Callahan, left in 2012 and does not seem to have been replaced.Exclusive: ‘Pro-Troop’ Charity Pays Off Tea Party Cronies Instead
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“Like others, DNI Clapper had concerns about these individuals,” said Clapper spokesman Shawn Turner.How Obama Convinced His Spies to Support the Taliban Prisoner Release
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What happens when faux psychic detective Shawn Spencer is busted for having lied to the Santa Barbara Police for eight years?
A thief interrupted the touching proposal and stole the ring right as Juliet agreed to “marry the heck out” of Shawn.
Shawn leaned against the old piano and buried his face in his hands.
Shawn turned suddenly to see a young girl come into the room.
Shawn went into the old family room, Doctor Hissong's will in his hand.
Shawn went out and took down the slate which hung by the office door.
Shawn stood in the bow of the boat with the dip-net ready to swing.