Meaning and Name Origin
Kannan has 1 variant: Kannen.
Kannan is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#83151 out of 88799, Top 94%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Kannan and affiliated names. The only prominent variation form of Kannan (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 is Kannon (#918 in 2014). This boy name is at the top of its popularity presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kannan is alike in pronunciation to Cannan, Cannon▲, Kanon, Keenan▼, Kenan, Kennan, Kennon and Kienan. Another suggested similar baby name is Tannan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kannan.