What does Gyan mean?
Gyan [gyan] as a boys' name is pronounced GYE-en. It is of Hindi and Sanskrit origin, and the meaning of Gyan is "wisdom, enlightenment". The name is also common in Ghana with the Akan people and is pronounced jan.
Associated with: wisdom.
Gyan has 1 variant: Gyandev.Creative forms:
(male) Gean, Gyana, ..
(female) Gyana, Gyania, .. Middle name pairings:
Gyan Mike (G.M.), ..
How popular is Gyan?
Gyan is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Gyan is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Gyan has yet to be recorded in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Gyan is alike in pronunciation to Gahan, Gaine, Gawain, Gawan, Gawayn, Gayne, Guinn, Gun, Gunn, Gunne, Gwayn, Gwayne, Gwin, Gwinn, Gwyn and Gwynn. Other suggested similar names are Alan▼, Aman, Aran, Aydan, Ayman, Ban, Bryan▼, Chan, Cian, Coyan, Cyran, Doan, Dylan, Ean▲, Eban, Edan, Egan, Eian, Eman, Eran, Etan, Evan, Fran, Gad, Gal, Galan, Garan, Gavan, Gaz, Gehan, Gian, Glen▼, Goran, Gram, Grant, Gyrd, Han, Ian▲, Idan, Ilan, Iman, Ivan▲, Iwan, Jan▼, Jian, Juan, Kean, Khan, Kian▲, Kylan▲, Rian, Ryan▼, Sean▼, Shan, Tan, Tynan, Van, Wyman and Zan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gyan.See names in meaning and etymology.