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Thread #48549   Message #730209
Posted By: weepiper
14-Jun-02 - 05:44 PM
Thread Name: Help: Meaning od Siobhan???
Subject: RE: Help: Meaning od Siobhan???
Sean ('shawn') is an Irish form of John, Sian ('shan') is a Welsh form of Jane. That might be where the confusion arose. I've never heard either pronounced 'seen' though. By the way, these names are spelt phonetically... just in a different language.