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Adan (girl)

What does Adan mean?

Adan Pronunciation of Adan as a name for girls (also used more generally as boys' name Adan) is of Old German and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of the name Adan is "noble; fire". Adan is an alternate spelling of Ada (Old German): a contraction of Adele and Adelaide. Adan is also a derivative of Aidan (Gaelic): from Aodh.


ASSOCIATED WITH gaelic, noble, fire


VARIANTS Aydenn, Ayden, Audan, Aiden, Aden

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA ADA, AIDAN Adda, Addi, Addiah, Addie, Addy, Ade, Adey, Adi, Adia, Adiah, Adie, Aida, Aidah



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How popular is Adan?

Adan is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#11476 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent variation forms of Adan (UNLISTED) are Ada (#251 VIA LATEST LIST), Addie (#1253), Aida (#1302), Adda, Adia, Aidan, Aiden and Ayden. Adoption of these forms of Adan was widespread a century ago (ADOPTION OF 0.9%) and is now significantly reduced (ADOPTION 0.1%, DOWN 89.7%). (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ada, Adda, Addie, Adia, Aida in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aidan, Aiden, Ayden in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Adan is pronounced similarly to Adeen, Adene, Adin, Adine, Audene, Eadan, Eaden, Eadin, Eden, Edin, Edyn and Idone. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Adah, Adair, Adal, Adala, Adali, Adalin, Adana, Adanna, Adara, Adare, Adawna, Addal (see Adalia), Adde, Adeana, Adel, Adena, Adina, Adlai, Ado, Adra, Adrah, Adrian, Aeran, Aidana, Ala, Alah, Alana, Alani, Aldana, Amal, Amani, Anani, Anat, Anda, Aram, Arda, Ardin, Aren, Arin, Arlan, Aryn, Asa, Atal, Auda, Avah, Avana, Ayana, Ayda, Aydana, Ayn, Aza, Dian, Dyan, Eman, Fan, Iman, Jan, Jean, Lean, Nan, Rian, Sean and Sian. These names tend to be more commonly used than Adan.

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