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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Wan

  • 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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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 5 5 0
1960 5 0 5
1992 5 5 0

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 1960 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.

Chinese

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 wonder, the child in us all.

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

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Naw". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nwa". 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 Mar 26, 2005

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Wales approximately on 1825. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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