What does Jan mean?
Associated with: gracious
Related boy name: Yann.
Jan▼ has 51 more relations via Janson, John: Anno, Ean▲, Eian, Eion, Euan, Evan▲, Ewan, Ewen, Gian, Hanno, Hansl, Iain, Ian▲, Ivan▲, Ivann, Iwan, Jack, Jacky, Jancsi, Janko, Janne, Janse, Jansen, Janzen, Jean▼, Jehan, Jens, Jian, Jianni, Joao, Jock, Johan▲, Johann, Johnn, Johon, Jon▼, Jona, Jovan, Juan, Juwan▼, Sean▼, Seann, Shane▼, Shaun▼, Shawn▼, Vanek, Vanko, Vanya, Yanni, Yanno and Zane▲.Kreatif forms:
(male) Jarn, Jeann, ..
(female) Janni, Janz, ..
How popular is Jan?
Jan is a very prominent first name for males (#489 out of 1220, Top 40%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#14995 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Jan for boys. Jan entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #271 in the U.S. during the years 1940-1949, and is at #1787 currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Jan (#1787 last year) are John (#26 last year), Jack (#41), Evan (#58), Ian (#77), Juan (#98), Ivan (#132), Sean (#193), Zane (#224), Shane (#277), Shawn (#323), Johan (#579), Jon (#675), Shaun (#742), Ean (#997), Jean (#1063), Jovan (#1122), Ewan (#1174), Hans (#1315), Johann (#1330), Gian (#1383), Eian (#1680), Euan, Juwan, Jens, Jock, Jansen, Jacky, Joao and Iain. Adoption of these forms of Jan was common among parents in the 1880s (adoption of 8.59%) and has become significantly reduced since (adoption 2.47%, ▼71%), with versions such as John becoming somewhat dated. The trendier birth names among these are Zane, Ivan, Ean, Johan, Ian and Evan.
Jan▼ is alike in pronunciation to Gene▼, Jonn and June. Other recommended names are Ban, Dan▼, Han, Ja-, Jae, Jai▲, Jak, Jaq, Jax▲, Jay▼, Man, Tan, Van, Xan and Zan. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jan.