Ian

What does the baby name Ian mean? Learn about what Ian means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.


Ian - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Ian
I-A-N, is a 3-letter male given name.
Pronunciation of Ian
EE-ən
EE an
Meaning of Ian
God is gracious, god is merciful, god is forgiving, gift of god, god's gracious gift.
Origin of Ian
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Similar Names, Nicknames, & Spelling Variations of Ian
Anno
Eadan
Eadin
Ean
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Evan
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Giannes
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Iain
Ioannes
Ivan
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Iwan
Jack
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Jan
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John
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Vanek
Vanko
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Yanno
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Popularity of Ian
Ian currently has 836 likes, and is in the top 1% of liked boy's names. The name Caleb is slightly more popular than Ian.