Ethan - boys name

Ethan name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 99%

Ethan name meaning:

The name Ethan is derived from the Hebrew word "Etan" which means "strong" or "firm." It is a name that exudes power, resilience, and determination. Boys named Ethan are often seen as confident individuals who possess a strong sense of self and a natural leadership ability. They are known for their unwavering determination and perseverance in pursuing their goals.

Ethan is a name that has been widely used throughout history and has gained popularity in recent years. It is a timeless and classic name that carries a sense of strength and stability. Boys named Ethan are often seen as dependable and trustworthy individuals who can be relied upon in times of need.

The name Ethan also has biblical roots, as it is mentioned in the Old Testament as one of the wise men in the court of King Solomon. This association adds a sense of wisdom and intelligence to the name, further enhancing its appeal. Overall, the name Ethan is a powerful and meaningful choice for parents looking for a name that represents strength and resilience in their son.

Origin: Hebrew

Strong, firm.

Related names

Ethan , Eitan , Etan, Etana , Ethana

Other boys names beginning with E


Overall UK ranking: 43 out of 4789

1398 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (38)
  • England (43)
  • Wales (62)

Historical popularity of Ethan

The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Ethan from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Ethan in 2024