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What does Demyan mean?

Demyan Pronunciation of Demyan [de-myan] as a boys' name is of Greek origin. Demyan is a Russian form of Damian (Greek): possibly means "to tame, subdue".

Associated with: greek.


Demyan has 15 variants: Daemon, Daimen, Daimon, Daman, Damen, Dameon, Damien, Damion, Damon, Damyan, Damyen, Damyon, Dayman, Daymian and Daymon.

1 more related form via Damian: Damiano.

Creative forms:
(male) Domyan, ..

(female) Demyday, ..

Middle name pairings:
Demyan Trent (D.T.), ..

How popular is Demyan?

Demyan is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#40987 out of 150436, Top 27%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Damian (#116 from current records), Damien (#254), Damon (#427), Damion (#1214), Daymon, Damen and Dameon are the popular alternative forms of Demyan (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Daimon, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Demyan reached its highest less than a decade ago (adoption of 0.35%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.3%, down 13.8%), but with forms like Damion going out of style. Damian and Damien are two of the more trendy names for newborns among these. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Damen, Dameon, Damian, Damien, Damion in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Damon, Daymon in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Demyan and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Davyan, Dean, Deccan, Declan, Deegan, Dejuan, Dekwan, Delman, Demar, Demas, Denham, Denman, Dequan, Desean, Deshan, Destan, Devan, Devyn, Devynn, Dewuan (see Dejuan), Deyn, Deyon, Donnan, Heman and Teman. These names tend to be more commonly used than Demyan.