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Girl Names Ending with -an

An ending baby names and what they mean, with 163 results. -an names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these girl names reached its highest 65 years ago (usage of 5.1%) and has become significantly diminished since (usage 1.7%, 67% less), with names such as Megan becoming somewhat outmoded. The most trendy birth names here are Vivian (#95), Reagan (#99), Rowan (#331), Raegan (#271) and Dylan (#397), while Grogan (top 2%) and Rahman (2%) are familiar -an surnames. Here is the list of -an names for boys.

-an names

Adan - Brittan | Brogan - Christian | Ciaran - Elan | Elan - Imojean | Jacquelean - Karan | Kellan - Morgan | .. - .. | Vivian - Yordan

Adan - Brittan

Adan1
Var. of Ada. Source fr. Old German language. "Noble." Adan is not a Top 2000 name. Unisex name.

Adrienne and variantsAdrian, Aydrian
Var. of Adrienne. Stems fr. Latin. "From Hadria." Aarian is also a moderately popular girl's name.

Aeran
Form of Erin. Derivative of Irish, Gaelic word. "Ireland." Unusual. Compare Aeran with common -ran last names Agaran (upper 99%), Heran (52%). See also Aram.

Aidan and variantsAidan, var. Adan2, Audan
Root fr. Gaelic language. "Fire." Aidan is widely used as a children's name compared to Adan, Audan.

Alisan
Var. of Alice. Root fr. Old German language. "Noble, exalted." Alisam and Amisan are creative forms. See also Alysann.

Alysan
Form of Alison. Stems fr. Old German. "Noble, exalted." Not in Top 2000. See also Alisan.

Andrean
Form of Andrea. From Greek element. "Manly, virile." Not in popularity charts.

Arjean
Var. of Argene. Derivative of French element. "Silver." Not Top 2000 name.

Arlene and variantsArlan, Arlean
Forms of Arlene. .. Possibly feminine form of Arlen, from .. Adoption of Arlean and forms peaked during 1910-1919.

Ashlan
Var. of Ashley. Derived fr. Old English language. "Ash meadow." Outside Top 2000. Unisex name.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -an names: Adrian, Aidan, Arlean, Brennan

Bethan1, Betsan
Var. of Elizabeth. Derived fr. Hebrew. "God is my oath." Scarce as baby names, but Bethan and Betsan are comparable to the more familiar Bethany.

Bethan2
Var. of Beth. Root fr. Hebrew element. "House." Unusual. Bethan is not found in the US Census. See also Bethaney.

Bethan3
From Welsh language. Pet form of Beth .. Bethany (upper 17%), Beahan (33%) are common surnames.

Billiejean
Var. of Billie. Source fr. Old English language. .. Now a feminine name, a short .. Outside Top 2000.

Bobbiejean
Var. of Bobbie. Source fr. Contemporary language. Pet form of Roberta Old English .. Not in popularity charts.

Bonnyjean
Var. of Bonnie. Origin fr. Scottish element. "Fine, attractive, pretty." Not Top 2000 name.

Breean
Form of Breanna. Source fr. English, Irish, Gaelic, Celtic elements. "High, noble, exalted." Outside Top 2000. See also Breen.

Breehan
Var. of Bree. Source fr. Irish, Gaelic language. .. Also possibly (Latin) from the boundary .. A girls' name that is seldom used. See also Breeann.

BrennanBrennan
From Irish, Gaelic. "Descendant of Braonán." Used somewhat frequently as a birth name, Brennan is similar to the conventional Brenna. Unisex name.

Brittan
Var. of Brittany. Based on Latin. "From Brittany or Britain." Outside Top 2000. Unisex name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -an names for girls.

1. Adan - Brittan
Ada [Adan], Adrienne [Aydrian, ..], Erin [Aeran], Aidan [Audan, ..], Alice [Alisan], Alison [Alysan], Andrea [Andrean], Argene [Arjean], Arlene [Arlean, ..], Ashley [Ashlan], Elizabeth [Betsan, ..], Beth [Bethan], Bethan, Billie [Billiejean], Bobbie [Bobbiejean], Bonnie [Bonnyjean], Breanna [Breean], Bree [Breehan], Brennan, Brittany [Brittan]


Brogan, Brianna [Brynnan], Bryn [Brynnan], Caoilainn [Keelan, ..], Cailin [Caelan], Caitlin [Katelan, ..], Callan [Kallan], Cameron [Cameran, ..], Caroline [Carolan, ..], Carmel [Carman], Carmen [Karman, ..], Ceri [Cerian], Charmian [Sharmyan, ..], Carol [Charmian], Charmaine [Sharmian, ..], Charlotte [Sharmian, ..], Cheyenne [Shayan, ..], Christina [Christian, ..], Christen [Christan], Christian [Kristian, ..]


Ciara [Ciaran], Claudine [Claudean], Damia [Damyan, ..], Daria [Dorian, ..], Dara [Darian], Deryn [Derran], Devon [Devan], Diana [Dyan, ..], Dylana [Dyllan, ..], Dillian, Dorona [Dorran, ..], Doris [Dorian], Doria [Dorrian, ..], Dawn [Dwan, ..], Dusty [Dustan], Etain [Eadan], Eavan [Evan], Eileen [Eilean], Eirian, Ellen [Ellan, ..]


Elaine [Elan], Eliana [Elian], Euphemia [Ephan], Evangeline [Evan], Fallon [Fallan], Fanny [Fan], Frances [Fran, ..], Farren [Ferran, ..], Fran, Geila [Geelan], Georgina [Georgejean], Ghislaine [Gillan], Gillian [Jyllian, ..], Gloria [Gloryan], Gwenllian, Hamdan, Hanan [Hanaan], Ilene [Ilean], Iman [Eman], Imogen [Imojean]


Jacqueline [Jacquelean], Jade [Jadrian], Jan, Jane [Joan, ..], Jay [Jaylan], Jasmine [Jazan], Jean, Jill [Jillyan, ..], Jillian [Jillyan, ..], Joan, Jo [Jodean], Jolan, Yolanda [Jolan], Jolene [Jolean], Jordan [Jourdan, ..], Kady [Kadian], Kaylin [Kaylan, ..], Kaitlin [Kaitlan], Kallan, Karen [Taran, ..]


Kellen [Kellan], Kristen [Kristian, ..], Kristine [Kristian], Helen [Lean], Lily [Lilyan, ..], Lillian [Lilyan, ..], Logan, Lori [Lorian], Lauren [Lowran], Marian, Mary [Marjan, ..], Marion [Marian], Marjan, Marianne [Maryan], Meegan [Meeghan, ..], Megan [Meighan, ..], Margaret [Meghan, ..], Miranda [Miran], Miriam [Mirian], Morgan


Hannah [Nan], Fernanda [Nan], Nan, Anne [Nan], Nira [Niran], Nolan [Nollan], Pagan, Perrin [Perran], Regina [Regan], Regan [Rhegan, ..], Rhiannon [Rhyan, ..], Roshan, Rachana [Roshan], Rowan, Ryan [Rian], Saffron [Saffran], Sanny [San], Sarah [Saran, ..], Shawna [Sean], Shana [Shan]


Shan, Shannon [Shannan], Sharon [Sheran, ..], Sharlene [Sharlan], Sheridan [Sherrydan, ..], Sian, Siobhan [Siobhian, ..], Sloane [Sloan], Susannah [Susan], Susanna [Susan], Susan [Suzan, ..], Taryn [Taran], Tierney [Tiernan], Tirion [Tiryan, ..], Tivian [Tyvyan, ..], Trista [Trystan, ..], Troian, Van, Vanessa [Van], Viridiana [Viridian]


Vivian [Vyvyan, ..], Yasmin [Yasiman], Yordan

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