What does Juan mean?
Juan /juan/ as a boys' name is pronounced wahn. It is of Spanish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Juan is "God is gracious". Variant of John, often used in combination with other names. Basketball player Juwan Howard; baseball player Juan Gonzales; King Juan Carlos of Spain.
Juan has 40 more relations via John, Juwan: Ean▼, Eian, Eion, Euan, Evan▲, Ewan, Ewen, Gian, Hans▼, Iain, Ian▲, Ivan, Ivann, Iwan, Jack, Jan▼, Janek, Janko, Janne, Janos, Jean▼, Jehan, Jens, Jian, Jianni, Joao, Jock, Johan▲, Johann, Johnn, Johon, Jon▼, Jona, Jovan▼, Sean▲, Seann, Shane▲, Shaun▼, Shawn▲ and Zane▲.Kreatif forms: Jajuan, Juanja, Juanne. [more]
How popular is Juan?
Juan is a very popular first name for men (#52 out of 1220, Top 4%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#6507 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Juan for boys. Juan reached its apex position of #46 in the U.S. in the year 1999, and is at #98 currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Juan and associated names. Popular alternative forms of Juan (#98 2 years ago) are Dejuan, Ean (#997 2 years ago), Euan, Evan (#58), Ewan, Hans, Iain, Ian (#77), Ivan (#132), Jack (#41), Jan, Jean, Jens, Johan (#579), Johann, John (#26), Jon (#675), Jovan, Juwan, Sean (#193), Shane (#277), Shaun (#742), Shawn (#323) and Zane (#224). Other forms, like Johnn, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Juan was well-received among parents during the years 1980-1989 (usage of 0.4836%) and is almost as conventional today (usage 0.3823%, 20.9% less), but with versions like Ean, Jean, Jon, Jovan and Shaun becoming somewhat outmoded. John is the clear favorite, although Shane seems to be gaining popularity too. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)