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What does Etan mean?

Etan Pronunciation of Etan [etan] as a name for boys is of Hebrew origin, and the name Etan means "firmness, long-lived". Etan is a version of Ethan (Hebrew): from Eitan.


VARIANTS Eitan, Aitan


(male) Etano, Etas, ..

(female) Etin, ..

Etan Gregorio (E.G.), ..

How popular is Etan?

Etan is an unusual given name for males. Etan is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Ethan (#6 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Eitan (#1673) and Ethen (#1674) are the popular varying forms of Etan (NOT IN TOP 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. These relations of Etan reached the height of their popularity a decade ago (MEDIAN #972) and are somewhat less popular today (#1117, 30%). Ethan is the most contemporarily stylish birth name here. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eitan, Ethan, Ethen in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ethan outside U.S.

Similar Names

Etan is alike in pronunciation to Eaton, Eatton, Eton and Eyton. Other recommended names are Alan, Aman, Ban, Chan, Dan, Dean, Doan, Eaman, Ean, Eban, Eben, Edan, Eden, Edin, Ednan, Edon, Edun, Edyn, Efran, Egan, Egon, Eian, Eidan, Eilan, Eion, Elam, Elan, Elian, Elkan, Elman, Elon, Eman, Eon, Eran, Erin, Erman, Ern, Ernan, Eron, Esau, Eston, Euan, Euen, Eunan, Eva, Evan, Evann, Even, Evian, Ewan, Ewen, Fran, Gian, Gyan, Han, Idan, Ilan, Ivan, Jan, Jian, Kean, Khan, Oran, Roan, Ryan, Sean, Shan, Stan, Stian, Tan and Twan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Etan.

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