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Meaning and name origin

Kian \kian\ as a boy's name has the meaning "ancient; God is gracious" and is a variant of Cian (Irish, Gaelic): name of Brian Boru's son-in-law, who played a major role in the battle of Clontarf (11th century). Also a variant of Keon (Irish, Hebrew): variant of Ewan, from John.

There is 1 feminine form of Kian: Kiana.

Kian has 3 variant forms: Kean, Keane, Kiean.

Kian is also pronounced similarly to Kahn, Kain, Kane, Keen, Ken, Kenn, Khan and Khanh. Other suggested similar baby names are Eian, Gian, Jian, Kahan, Kam, Kana, Kano, Keanu, Kim, Kimo, Kiran and Rian.


Kian is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

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