Kian - boys name

Kian name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 96%

Kian name meaning:

The name Kian is of Persian origin and holds multiple meanings. One interpretation is that it means "kingship" or "royal" in Persian, suggesting strength and power. It is also derived from the Gaelic name Cian, which means "ancient" or "enduring." This implies a sense of wisdom and longevity.

People named Kian often possess charismatic and natural leadership qualities, reflecting the regal interpretation of the name. They tend to exude confidence and have a strong desire for success. Additionally, individuals with this name are often seen as wise and knowledgeable, embodying the endurance associated with the Gaelic meaning. Kians are known to have a deep sense of responsibility and take pride in their accomplishments. They are often seen as reliable, trustworthy, and honorable individuals. The name Kian is a powerful and meaningful choice for parents looking to bestow a name upon their son that signifies nobility, strength, and wisdom.

Origin: Gaelic


Related names

Kian , Keanna, Keiana, Kiahna, Kiandria, Kiani, Kianna , Kianni, Kiauna, Kionah, Kioni, Kionna

Other boys names beginning with K


Overall UK ranking: 202 out of 4789

269 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (164)

Historical popularity of Kian

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