Arian - boys name

Arian name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 84%

Arian name meaning:

The name Arian is of Persian origin and has several different meanings depending on the cultural context. In Persian, Arian means "noble" or "honorable." It is derived from the word "Arya," which was used to describe the ancient Indo-Iranian people who migrated from Central Asia to the Iranian plateau. In this sense, Arian signifies someone who is dignified, respected, and possesses qualities of nobility.

Another possible meaning of the name Arian is derived from the Welsh language, where it means "silver." This interpretation suggests attributes of purity, clarity, and brightness. In this context, Arian can connote someone who is precious, radiant, or possesses a shining personality.

Overall, the name Arian signifies qualities of honor, nobility, and purity. Parents who choose this name for their son may hope that he will embody these characteristics and lead a life filled with dignity and respect.

Origin: Anglo Saxon


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Overall UK ranking: 790 out of 4789

41 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Arian

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