What does Ryen mean?
Ryen /ryen/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Ryen). Ryen's root is Gaelic, and the name Ryen means "king". Ryen is a variant transcription of Ryan (Gaelic): also possibly (Gaelic) "water". Compare surname Rhen.
How popular is Ryen?
Ryen is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#47575 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Ryen and associated names. Ryan (#37 last year), Ryne and Rian are the prominent alternative forms of Ryen (unlisted). These boy names were at the height of their popularity in the year 1990 (usage of 0.4543%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.321%, down 29.3%), with the version Ryne becoming less stylish. Ryan (#37) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Ryen is pronounced similarly to Rain, Ren, Roan, Ron▼, Ronn, Rowen▲ and Royan. Other suggested similar baby names are Rene▼, Reno, Ryden and Rye. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ryen.