What does Eian mean?
Eian /eian/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name. Eian's name origin is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Eian is "God is gracious". Eian is an alternate spelling of John (Hebrew). Compare last name Eun.
Eian has 45 more related forms via John: Anno, Evan▲, Gian, Giannes, Gianni▲, Giannis, Giannos, Hanno, Hans▼, Hansl, Heanno, Ivan, Ivann, Jack, Jan▼, Janek, Janko, Janne, Janos, Jean▼, Jehan, Jens, Jian, Jianni, Joao, Jock, Johan▲, Johann, Johnn, Johon, Jon▼, Jona, Jovan▼, Juwan▼, Sean▲, Seann, Shane▲, Shaun▼, Shawn▲, Vanek, Vanko, Vanya, Yanni, Yanno and Zane▲.Kreatif forms: Eianei, Eianeu, Eueian. [more]
How popular is Eian?
Eian is a rare given name for males. Eian is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Eian and corresponding names. Popular alternative forms of Eian (not in Top 1000) are Ean (#997 a year ago), Euan, Evan (#58), Ewan, Gianni (#515), Hans, Iain, Ian (#77), Ivan (#132), Jack (#41), Jan, Jean, Jens, Johan (#579), Johann, John (#26), Jon (#675), Jovan, Juan (#98), Juwan, Sean (#193), Shane (#277), Shaun (#742), Shawn (#323) and Zane (#224). Forms like Jianni are uncommon. Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread in 2004 (usage of 0.48%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4017%, 16.3% less), with forms like Ean, Jean, Jon, Jovan and Shaun becoming somewhat outmoded. The most fashionable birth names among these are Evan (#58), Gianni (#515), Ian (#77), Sean (#193) and Zane (#224), with Evan having a rebound in popularity. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Eian is pronounced similarly to Eann, Eoin, Eon, Euen, Ewin, Win and Winn. Other recommended similar baby names are Cian, Eban, Edan, Egan, Eidan, Eilan, Eitan, Elan, Elian▲, Eman, Eran, Etan, Evian, Kian▲ and Rian. Like Eian, these names are not frequently used.