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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Boyan

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  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Boyan is of Bulgarian origin and means "Wealthy".

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Notable Persons Named Boyan

Boyan was born on July 27th, 1994.


Boyan Yordanov is an athlete for the Olympiacos S.C. Boyan was born on March 12th, 1983.


Boyan Chowdhury is a musician. He plays Guitar. He was most prominent from 2001 to present. Boyan was given the name Boyan Uddin Chowdhury on December 19th, 1979 in Bangladesh.


Boyan was born on February 25th, 1942.


Boyan Vodenitcharov is a . He plays Piano. Boyan was born in 1960.


Boyan Iliev is a soccer player for the PFC Kaliakra Kavarna, PFC Spartak Varna, PFC Svetkavitsa, PFC Naftex Burgas, PFC Levski Sofia, and PFC Lokomotiv Plovdiv. Boyan was born on August 21st, 1982 in Varna. Boyan is also known as Боян Илиев.


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Popularity of Boyan as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Boyan U.S.
  White 91.40% 64.26%
  African American 3.26% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.95% 16.26%

Of Last Name Boyan

People with the last name Boyan are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Boyan

  • How Popular is the name Boyan? Boyan is the 50,214th most popular name of all time. As a last name Boyan was the 48,995th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Boyan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 41 babies born with the first name Boyan in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Boyan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2012 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Boyan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Boyan is Wednesday, November 13th, 1901.
  • What year had the most people named Boyan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Boyan was in 2015 with a total of 12 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Boyan: Your name in reverse order is Nayob. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oabny. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Boyan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 430 people with the last name Boyan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Boyan? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Boyan as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
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