What does Fan mean?
Fan has 49 related variations via Fanny, Frances: Fanceen, Fancey, Fanchette, Fancie, Fancy, Fanechka, Fania, Fannee, Fanney, Fanni, Fannia, Fannie▼, Fantine, Fanya, Fran▼, France, Francee, Franceline, Francene, Francesca▲, Francess, Francetta, Francette, Francey, Franchesca, Franci, Francia, Francie, Francine▼, Francisca▼, Franciska, Francoise, Francyne, Frania, Franie, Frank▼, Franka, Franki, Frankie▼, Franky, Franni, Frannie, Franny, Fransabella, Fransabelle, Franzetta, Franzi, Franziska and Fronia.
Fan is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#9705 out of 88799, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Fan and corresponding names. Prominent alternative forms of Fan (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Francesca (#426 last year), Frances (#602), Frank, Frankie, Francisca, Fronia, Francine, Fran, Fannie and Fanny. This girl name reached the apex of its popularity during 1880-1889 and is now significantly less popular, with forms such as Francisca, Frank, Francine, Fannie and Fanny falling out of style. Francesca (#426) is the most fashionable baby name among these. There is a rekindling in baby name popularity for this name. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Fan is pronounced similarly to Faun, Faune, Fawn and Fawne. Other recommended similar baby names are Fae▼, Faina, Fauna, Fawna, Fay▼, Fina, Jan▼, Nan▼, San and Van. These names tend to be more frequently used than Fan.