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pinWhat does Kian mean?

Kian /kian/ [2 sylls.] 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.


Kian has 3 variants: Kean, Keane and Kiean.

Kian has 1 feminine form: Kiana.

Kreatif forms: Kianney, Kiannh, Kiannu. [more]

pinHow 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)

Charted below is the birth name popularity of Kian for boys. Kian entered the list in 2000 and reached its top rank of #494 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kian name in U.S.

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

Cian and Keon are the prominent alternative forms of Kian (#494 the previous year) ranked in the Top 1000. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity in 2008 (usage of 0.2067%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.1687%, 18.4%), but with the form Keon becoming less fashionable. Kian (#494) is the most trendy baby name in this list. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Kian and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kian, Keon in U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Kian is alike in pronunciation 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. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kian.