Meaning and Name Origin
Shayan \sha-yan\ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Shayan) is of Native American Indian origin, and the meaning of Shayan is "unintelligible speakers". Phonetic spelling of Cheyenne, the name of a Native American tribe.
Shayan is an unusual first name for men and also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Shayan and corresponding names. The only prominent related form of Shayan (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 is Cheyenne. This boy name was at the peak of its popularity in 1991 and has become less popular since. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shayan is alike in pronunciation to Shaan, Shan, Shann, Shaun▼, Shawn▲, Shawnn, Shayn and Shayne▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Shanan and Swayn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Shayan.