Shadow (disambiguation)

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A shadow is a region of darkness where light is blocked.

Shadow or Shadows may also refer to:



  • M. Shadows (born 1981), lead singer for Avenged Sevenfold
  • Mary Shadow (1925–1992), American politician from Tennessee

Nickname or stage name[edit]

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

Fictional entities[edit]









  • The Shadows in Washington DC, a renowned music club also known as The Cellar Door from 1964 to 1981


Radio and television[edit]


Science and technology[edit]

  • Shadow (mathematics), a concept in the theory of hyperreal numbers
  • Shadow (OS/2), an OS/2 file linking strategy
  • Shadows (software), a software package for designing sundials and astrolabes
  • Acoustic shadow, acoustical phenomenon caused by an object placed in front of a source of sound
  • Shadow memory, a technique used to track and store information on computer memory used by a program during its execution
  • Shadow paging, a technique for providing atomicity and durability in database systems
  • Shadow password (Unix' /etc/shadow)
  • Shadow tables, objects in computer science used to improve the way machines, networks and programs handle information
  • The Shadow, a Spirit DataCine without a Kodak front-end optics and CCD


  • Shadow Racing Cars, former Formula One and CanAm racing team of Don Nichols and Jackie Oliver
  • The Shadows, a former professional wrestling tag-team


Other uses[edit]

  • Shadow (psychology), a part of the unconscious mind consisting of repressed personality traits
  • Job shadow, an educational temporary work experience following someone else in their workplace
  • Shadow Cabinet, members of the parliamentary opposition party
  • USS Shadow III (SP-102), a United States Navy patrol boat in commission from 1917 to 1919
  • Shadow Inc., a technology company that gained attention after their IowaReporterApp software failed during the 2020 Iowa Democratic caucuses
  •, a cloud computing service
  • The Shadows (podcast), 2018 podcast created by Kaitlin Prest and produced by the CBC

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