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  • proper n. A female given name, a modern feminine form of Shawn.

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Examples

  • "I've been calling Shawna but haven't been able to get in touch with her yet," he said.

    Done and Done ...and I Mean Done!

  • I tried to call Shawna and Jessica because I wanted to hear a familiar voice, but since it was the middle of the day I couldnt get a hold of anyone.

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  • MORE THAN A WEEK HAD PASSED since he had seen any of his girls, but Hartford couldn’t stop thinking of Stormy and her wild fantasy, so instead of calling Shawna, he called Stormy to pick him up from the Oakland airport.

    The Punany Experience

  • "Shawna" doesn't speak or use the bathroom, but she is a very active child.

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  • On religious leadership roles for women, see Mark Chaves, Shawna Anderson, and Jason Byasee, “American Congregations at the Beginning of the 21st Century,” in National Congregations Study Durham: Duke University, 2009, 5.

    American Grace

  • Although, interestingly, the congregational death rate is very low; see Shawna L.

    American Grace

  • If Shawna Heninger is any indication, the Romney campaign may need to turn more to Ann Romney, as it did in Iowa.

    Romney Battles Likability Deficit

  • In addition to using hula concerts for educational outreach purposes (Makuakane talked about King David Kalakaua's love for the arts and his death at San Francisco's Palace Hotel on January 20, 1891), Patrick was joined by his "hula sister" Kumu Hula Shawna Kealameleku'uleialoha Alapa'i, his "hula brother" Kamaka Kukona, local drag performer Matthew Martin, drummers Kris Lee and Derek Sam, and newly-married musicians Lihau Hannahs Paik and Kellen Paik.

    George Heymont: Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu Celebrates 25 Years of Hula in San Francisco

  • Shawna Dawson speaks with the hurried breathlessness of a woman always dashing from one event to the next; unlike your run-of-the-mill socialite can that word even apply any more in a world of cocaine misdemeanors and grainy sex tapes? however, Dawson is typically the one planning the fête -- currently, this upcoming weekend's Artisanal LA.

    Alexis C. Jolly: Artisanal LA: Shawna Dawson's Local, Sustainable, and Handmade Wonderland

  • Shawna Forde was not a lone nutcase; she was "well-placed in the border security movement," according to the Arizona Daily Star.

    Raul A. Reyes: Brisenia Flores Was a Victim of Border Vigilantes and Media Indifference

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