2. To banish someone/thing.
3. A line of high quality, Japanese-style kitchen knives made by Kershaw. The edges are tempered to a 16 degree angle, as opposed to a 23 degree angle most other kitchen knife makers use (Wusthof, for example), giving them a razor-sharp edge.
3. Alton Brown endorses Shun. Don't run with knives.
Therefore a person with this name is automatically unique in at least one sense. They are often shunned due to the ridic differences between common names like James and Matthew.
adj. sometimes used to describe something of awesome rarity.