What does Edan mean?
Edan /edan/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Scottish, Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Edan is "fire". Variant of Aidan. A saint's name.
Edan has 1 variant: Edin.
Affiliated boy name: Eden.more]
How popular is Edan?
Edan is a rare given name for men. Edan is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Edan and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Edan (unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Aiden (#14 a year ago), Ayden (#74), Aidan (#187), Eden (#601), Aydin (#735), Aydan (#906), Aidyn (#924) and Aedan. Adoption of these boy names reached its apex in 2008 (usage of 0.5269%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4449%, down 15.6%), with the forms Aydan, Aidyn and Aedan becoming less in vogue. The most trendy names for newborns in this list are Eden (#601), Ayden (#74), Aiden (#14), Aydin (#735) and Aidan (#187). (2014 Birth Statistics)
Edan is alike in pronunciation to Adan▲, Aden▲, Adin, Adon, Eaden, Eadin, Edon, Edun, Edwin▼, Edwyn, Edyn, Idan, Odin▲ and Odon. Other suggested similar baby names are Ean▼, Eban, Ednan, Edom, Egan, Eian, Eitan, Elan, Eman, Eran, Etan, Ethan▲, Eton, Euan, Evan▲ and Ewan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Edan.