Shannon

Associated with the longest river in Ireland. Composed of the Gaelic elements "sean" and "abhann." Used sporadically as a given name starting in the late 1800s, peaking at No. 98 in 1976. Also a popular girl's name, ranking among the top 325 names.

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Shannon Sharpe (football player)
Shannon Elizabeth (actress/model/celebrity poker player)
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Shannon Stewart (baseball player)
Del Shannon (singer)
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