Shown is an American surname that reflects an Anglicization of the German surname Schaun. A common variant is Shawn. Examples:
- Elizabeth Shown Mills (born 1944), American genealogist
- Suzan Shown Harjo (born 1945), Native American activist
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Other articles related to "shown":
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... tends to be less aggressive than others, although he is seldom shown vanquished except by his own disappointments ... the series that Iroh is more skilled than his brother, Fire Lord Ozai but they are never shown in contest, and Iroh himself once stated that it was possible that he could not defeat his ... Iroh is the only character, besides the Avatar shown able to see spirits whilst in the physical world ...
... Despite this, she has been shown to deeply care for it ... Despite being generally shown as dimwitted and oblivious, when its headache gets bad enough, it has been shown to use phenomenally powerful Psychic-type moves which far exceed its perceived ... It is also shown to be unable to swim, despite being a Water-type Pokémon ...
... Elections are shown with a map depicting county-by-county information ... McConnell is shown in red and Democratic opponents shown in blue ...
... She has been shown to possess a number of tough, tomboyish character traits and interests she is skilled at karate and frequently enjoys practicing it with SpongeBob, she is shown to be an excellent ... portrayed as kind, helpful, and understanding, she has been shown to possess a vindictive side too ...
Famous quotes containing the word shown:
“If it is asserted that civilization is a real advance in the condition of man,and I think that it is, though only the wise improve their advantages,it must be shown that it has produced better dwellings without making them more costly; and the cost of a thing is the amount of what I will call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“It was a favor for which to be forever silent to be shown this vision. The earth beneath had become such a flitting thing of lights and shadows as the clouds had been before. It was not merely veiled to me, but it had passed away like the phantom of a shadow, skias onar, and this new platform was gained. As I had climbed above storm and cloud, so by successive days journeys I might reach the region of eternal day, beyond the tapering shadow of the earth.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“Corporate America will likely be motivated to support child care when it can be shown to have positive effects on that which management is concerned aboutrecruitment, retention and productivity. Indeed, employers relate to child care as a way to provide growth fostering environments for young managers.”
—Dana E. Friedman (20th century)