in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Gift of God
  • #4985 All Time
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How popular is the name "Ayaan" in the U.S.?

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Want to know about the populiarty of Ayaan? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,014 babies born with the name Ayaan in the United States. That's more than enough Ayaans to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1995 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ayaan" was in 2014 with a total of 484 babies.

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ayaan" is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 16 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of only 498 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Ayaan popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Ayaan" mean? The list below shows the origins of Ayaan as well as things modernly associated with the name Ayaan such as celebrities named Ayaan.


Origin and Meaning of Ayaan

The name "Ayaan" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Gift of God". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a politician and writer. Ayaan was born in 1969 as Ayaan Hirsi Magan in Mogadishu, Somalia.


Alternative Meanings

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

A is for able, for you surely are.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Naaya". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aaany". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Ayaan born May 5, 1994

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central England approximately on 700. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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