What does Euan mean?
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.
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)
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.
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.See names in meaning and etymology.