Luan - boys name

Luan name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 87%

Luan name meaning:

The name Luan is of Albanian origin and holds a variety of meanings depending on the cultural context. In Albanian, Luan translates to "lion," which symbolizes strength, courage, and leadership. Lions are known for their majestic presence and are often associated with royalty and power. Naming a boy Luan could signify the hope for him to possess these qualities and excel in life.

Additionally, Luan is a name with Chinese origins, where it is often used as a surname. In Chinese, Luan means "riot" or "uproar," representing a more rebellious and energetic nature. This interpretation embodies a sense of liveliness and audacity. However, it is essential to note that the true meaning of a name goes beyond its literal translation. The meaning of a name can also be shaped by the personal experiences and characteristics of the individual who carries it, as well as their family and cultural background.


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Overall UK ranking: 618 out of 4789

60 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Luan

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