• 4k Ayaan


First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Ayaan

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

  1. An English male given name.

Notable Persons Named Ayaan

Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a politician and author. Ayaan was given the name Ayaan Hirsi Magan on November 13th, 1969 in Mogadishu.


Ayaan Ali Khan is a hindustani classical music and world music musician. He plays sarod. Ayaan was born on September 5th, 1979. Ayaan is also known as Ayaan Ali BangashN-, अली ख़ान, अयान (Hindi), and عيان خان،أمان (Urdu).


How popular is the baby name Ayaan in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1995 5 5 0
2000 18 0 18
2001 23 6 17
2002 18 0 18
2003 25 0 25
2004 129 7 122
2005 59 6 53
2006 129 7 122
2007 191 9 182
2008 237 11 226
2009 283 18 265
2010 307 11 296
2011 328 6 322
2012 366 11 355
2013 398 10 388
2014 499 14 485
2015 425 9 416
2016 432 8 424

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Popularity of Ayaan as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Ayaan

  • How Popular is the name Ayaan? Ayaan is the 4,379th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ayaan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,872 babies born with the first name Ayaan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ayaan to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ayaan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1995 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Ayaan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ayaan was in 2014 with a total of 485 babies.
  • Random Ayaan Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ayaan is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 10 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Ayaan: Your name in reverse order is Naaya. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anaya. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Ayaan born Dec 12, 2013

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 Portugal approximately on 400. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.