< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Chinese
  • Meaning: Gentle, Gracious
  • #64115 All Time
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How popular is the name "Wan" in the U.S.?

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Want to know about the populiarty of Wan? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15 babies born with the name Wan in the United States. The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Wan" was in 1992 with a total of 5 babies.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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


Origin and Meaning of Wan

The name "Wan" is of Chinese origin, and it means "Gentle, Gracious". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Naw". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Wna". 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 Wan born Jun 1, 2009

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 Arctic approximately on 1450. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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