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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 27 Views | 🔊 13 Pronunciations | 💬 1 Comments
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Gender: Female

Origin: Irish

Meaning: Praise

Pronunciation: Shi-von, ˈʃɪvən, SH AW B AA N

Popularity Rank: #5,878

On this page:

  • 1. Siobhan Meaning
  • 2. Siobhan Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Siobhan
  • 4. Translations of Siobhan
  • 5. Siobhan Name Popularity
  • 6. Siobhan popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Siobhan
  • 8. Latest News about Siobhan
  • 9. Siobhan Name Poster
  • 10. Names similar to Siobhan

Siobhan Meaning

Siobhan is the Irish form of the name Joan, which means 'God is gracious'. It is a popular name in Ireland and has a strong Celtic heritage.

Siobhan also means "Praise, The Lord is Gracious, Female Version of John, Kind, God is gracious".

Siobhan is commonly found in United Kingdom, Ireland, United States of America, and 47 more countries.

Siobhan Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: Shi-von

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): ˈʃɪvən

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: SH AW B AA N

SH: Pronounce as in "she" (SH IY)

AW: Pronounce as in "cow" (K AW)

B: Pronounce as in "big" (B IH G)

AA: Pronounce as in "father" (AA F TH ER)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Siobhan Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Siobhan is recorded 9,790 times globally, ranking it as the 5,878th most common name worldwide.

Siobhan is most prevalent in United Kingdom, with 4,224 occurrences, making it the 425th most popular name in the country.

In Ireland, the name Siobhan is found among 1 in every 23 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Siobhan Popularity by Country

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United Kingdom#4251 : 130
Ireland#661 : 23
United States of America#3,3911 : 2,172
Canada#2,1701 : 1,634
South Africa#6,7171 : 12,213
France#14,1661 : 20,698
Netherlands#6,8721 : 7,026
Italy#28,9611 : 45,482
United Arab Emirates#22,3441 : 43,266
Hong Kong#10,8411 : 20,203

List of countries the name Siobhan is rarely found

Siobhan popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Siobhan from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

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📰 Latest News about Siobhan

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Last Updated: May 28, 2024 10:31 PM (GMT + 5.30)

  • WATCH: Ireland's spectacular scenery showcased in Netflix's "Bodkin" - IrishCentral
    Source: IrishCentral | Published on: May 28, 2024
  • 'Derry Girls' star Siobhán McSweeney opens up about her three years of hell - Yahoo Movies UK
    Source: Yahoo Movies UK | Published on: May 28, 2024
  • Haughey underlines Olympic gold potential with dominant 100m free win in France - South China Morning Post
    Source: South China Morning Post | Published on: May 27, 2024
  • Siobhan Haughey Posts Sizzling 52.55 100 Free At Mare Nostrum; Tomoru Honda Rattles 200 Fly Rankings - Swimming World Magazine
    Source: Swimming World Magazine | Published on: May 26, 2024
  • Sen. John Fetterman Finds His Voice After Near-Death Experience - The Wall Street Journal
    Source: The Wall Street Journal | Published on: May 25, 2024
  • Siobhán Cullen: It's amazing to have so many female characters at the helm who are complex and layered - hotpress.com
    Source: hotpress.com | Published on: May 20, 2024
  • Siobhan Saunderson Obituary (2024) - Clarksville, MD - Donaldson Funeral Home of Clarksville, P.A. - Legacy.com
    Source: Legacy.com | Published on: May 16, 2024
  • Siobhan Connally’s Ittybits & Pieces: The carpool days are numbered - The Saratogian
    Source: The Saratogian | Published on: May 11, 2024
  • In Her 800 Free Debut, Siobhan Haughey Breaks Hong Kong Record - SwimSwam
    Source: SwimSwam | Published on: May 11, 2024
  • Siobhan Collins - Ceres
    Source: Ceres | Published on: April 17, 2024

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Comments (1)

RechokerylMar 8, 2018

Siobhan also means, Truthful, loving, Wrestler of God,..like the female version of Jacob. A Siobhan defends those she loves, and never loses a grip of what she holds dearest at heart. She is trustworthy and a magnificent heaven built leader.

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