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Shae is a fun-spirited name for girls or boys. It is the shortened form of an ancient Gaelic title, Seaghdha. As of 2021, it is a top 3,400 option. Shae is a spelling variation of the baby name Shea. Shea is the English version of Seaghdha and is unisex.

Shea and Shae could be nicknames of sort for the name Seaghdha. It is a Gaelic name that translates to “esteemed” or “majestic.” Shae is a variation of Shea, giving it the same meaning as the latter name. Both come from the Irish and Gaelic title, Seaghdha.

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Nicknames for Shae

Shae is a modern-sounding and youthful name for girls. It is full of life and joyous and is worthy of a fun nickname. Feel free to create a nickname unique to the Shae in your life. However, if you need some inspiration, we've compiled a fun list of nicknames for you to consider:

  • Sha
  • Shoo
  • Shae Bae
  • Ay
  • Sha Sha
  • Shazi

Shae Name Details

Style: Traditional

Gender: Neutral

Pronunciation: SHAY

Syllables: One

Alternative Spelling for Shae

Shae Name Popularity

The baby name Shae only showed up on the top 1,000 list of the Social Security Popularity Index for one year. In 1998, it was number 922 for girls. As of 2021, it is a top 3,400 name at rank 3,368.

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Great Middle Names for Shae and Their Meanings

  • Harper (harp player)
  • Victoria (victory, goddess of victory)
  • Tallulah (leaping water, lady of abundance)
  • Fiona (fair, pale, white)
  • Cameron (bent nose)
  • Donovan (brown-haired chieftain, dark)
  • Alistair (to defend, to protect, defending men)
  • Nolan (descendent of a chariot fighter, champion)

Famous People Named Shae

  • Shae Bourne (ice dancer)
  • Shae Jones (R&B singer)
  • Shae D'Lyn (actress, “Vegas Vacation”)
  • Shae Dupuy (country music singer)
  • Shae Dale (YouTube star)
  • Shae Bennett (YouTube star)
  • Shae (character from “Game of Thrones”)
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