More info about the name "Lashawn"
Lashawn is a combination of Shawn, or Shawna, and the prefix La-. Shawna originates in Gaelic language and means "God is merciful". It is a feminine form of Sean or Shawn, which are both ultimately derived from John, originating in Hebrew. Lashawn can be used as both feminine and masculine given names, currently it is more popular for girls in the United States.