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.

Meaning of the name Shae:

Irish: esteemed, majestic

Origin of the name Shae:

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.”

Symbolism of the name Shae:

Shae is a variation of Shea, giving it the same meaning as the latter name. Both come from the Irish and Gaelic title, Seaghdha. Seaghdha originally translated to “esteemed” or “majestic.”

Style of the name Shae:


Gender of the name Shae:

Shae is a youthful name for girls or boys.

Pronunciation of the name Shae:


Number of syllables in the name Shae:


Emotion evoked from the name Shae:

Shae is a modern-sounding and youthful name for girls. It is full of life and joyous.

Alternative spellings for the name Shae:

Nicknames for the name Shae:

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

Popularity of the name Shae:

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.

Related names for the name Shae:

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 with the name 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)

Shaes in popular culture:

  • Shae (character from “Game of Thrones”)