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What does Euan mean?

Euan Pronunciation of Euan [eu-an] as a boys' name is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Euan is "born of yew; youth". Anglicized form of Eoghan. The ancient, original form of this name refers to the yew tree, and may therefore be associated with Eugene. Also a variant of Evan, and hence, also a version of John. Actor Ewan McGregor.

Associated with: scottish, gaelic, ancient (old).

Variations

Euan has 5 variants: Evan, Ewan, Ewen, Ewing and Owen.

39 more relations via Eoghan, Eugene, Evan, Ewan, John: Ean, Eian, Eion, Euen, Eugen, Ev, Eva, Evann, Evans, Even, Evin, Evo, Evyn, Ewy, Gian, Hans, Iain, Ian, Ivan, Ivann, Iwan, Jan, Jean, Jehan, Jian, Joao, Johan, Jon, Jovan, Juan, Juwan, Owain, Sean, Seann, Shane, Shaun, Shawn, Van and Zane.

Creative forms:
(male) Euar, Euein, ..

(female) Euana, Euani, ..

Middle name pairings:
Euan Kieran (E.K.), ..

How popular is Euan?

Euan is an uncommon given name for men. Euan is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Euan reached its apex position of #26 in Scotland in the year 1999, and is at #56 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Euan name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Euan are John (#26 a year ago), Owen (#36), Evan (#67), Ian (#76), Juan (#114), Ivan (#138), Sean (#211), Zane (#233), Shane (#295), Shawn (#352), Johan (#553), Jon (#737), Shaun (#769), Eugene (#822), Van (#826), Ean (#977), Jovan (#1154), Jean (#1190), Gian (#1221), Ewan (#1284), Hans (#1411), Jan (#1677), Evin (#1947), Eian, Joao, Ewing, Evans, Iain, Eva, Eoghan and Juwan. Adoption of these forms of Euan was widespread 135 years ago (usage of 8.77%) and has become significantly less since (usage 2.42%, 72.4%). John has historically been preferred by parents, though Ivan has become popular as well over time, while versions like Jan are now somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ean, Eian, Eugene, Eva, Evan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Evans, Evin, Ewan, Ewing, Gian in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hans, Iain, Ian, Ivan, Jan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jean, Joao, Johan, John, Jon in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jovan, Juan, Juwan, Owen, Sean in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shane, Shaun, Shawn, Van, Zane in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Euan, Eoghan, Evan, Ewan, Iain outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ian, Johan, John, Owen, Sean outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shane, Shaun, Shawn, Zane outside U.S.

Similar Names

Euan is pronounced similarly to Eann, Enne, Eoin, Eon, Ewin, Ewynn, Ieuan, Ion, Owin, Wain, Wayn, Win, Winn, Wyn, Wynn and Yann. Other suggested similar names are Adan, Alan, Auban, Ban, Bran, Chan, Doan, Eagan, Eaman, Eban, Eben, Edan, Eden, Edin, Ednan, Edun, Edyn, Efran, Egan, Egann (see Egan), Egon, Ehsan, Eidan, Eilan, Ekon, Elan, Elkan, Elman, Elon, Eman, Eran, Erman, Ern, Ernan, Eron, Esau, Etan, Ethan, Eton, Eumann, Eunan, Evian, Ezar, Fran, Gyan, Idan, Ifan, Ilan, Iman, Khan, Kian, Lucan, Lukan, Oran, Rian, Ryan, Shan, Stan and Twan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Euan.

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