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Kian

What does Kian mean?

Kian Pronunciation of Kian [kian] as a name for boys. Kian means "ancient; God is gracious". Kian is a variant form of Cian (Irish, Gaelic). Kian is also a variation of Keon (Irish, Hebrew): version of Ewan.

Associated with: ancient (old), gracious.

Variations

Kian has 3 variants: Kean, Keane and Kiean.

1 feminine form: Kiana.

Creative forms:
(male) Kiney, Krian, ..

(female) Kianne, Kimen, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kian Eliseo (K.E.), ..

How popular is Kian?

Kian is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#105905 out of 150436, Top 70%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Kian entered the list in 1990 and reached its top rank of #487 in the U.S. in 2015. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kian name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kian outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Cian (#1198 the previous year) and Keon (#1304) are the prominent alternative forms of Kian (#487 the previous year) ranked in the Top 2000. These forms of Kian were popular with parents presently. Kian is the most trendy baby name in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kian, Cian, Keon in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kian, Cian outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kian is alike in pronunciation to Cain, Con, Conn, Cowan, Coyan, Kahn, Kain, Kaine, Kane, Kayne, Keen, Keene, Ken, Kenn, Keyne, Khan, Khanh, Quin and Quinn. Other suggested similar names are Aidan, Aitan, Aman, Arian, Bran, Chan, Dan, Doan, Eban, Eian, Eidan, Eilan, Eran, Evian, Ewan, Gian, Ifan, Ilan, Iman, Ivan, Iwan, Jean, Jian, Juan, Kagan, Kahan, Kai, Kalan, Kam, Kana, Kano, Kay, Kaz, Keanu, Keilan, Kelan, Kenan, Kibo, Kidd, Kienan, Kile, Kilean, Kim, Kimo, Kiran, Kirk, Kitt, Klay, Koa, Kylan, Kyran, Oran, Rian, Roan, Sean and Shan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kian.

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