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since 1880
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in 2010
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Origin and Meaning of Cynan

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C is for calm, a pleasant trait.

Y is for yippee, and the things that inspire you to yell it

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

A is for angelic, a truly pure heart

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Notable Persons Named Cynan

Cynan ab Iago is royalty. He holds the title King of Gwynedd and List of rulers of Wales.


Cynan was born in 1975 in Aberaeron.


Cynan was born in 1895. He passed away in 1970.


Cynan is also known as Cynan Nant Nifer, Ciannant, Chian Nant Newer, Kian of the Vale of Hyver, Kian of the Vale of Nevern, Cynan uant Nifer, Cynan Naut Nifer, Cynan Nawdd Nifer, and Kenan. He died in 865.


He died in 1295.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Cynan

Gruffudd ap Cynan is royalty. Gruffudd was born as the child of Cynan ab Iago in Dublin, Ireland.


He left this life in 616.


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Fun Facts about the name Cynan

  • How unique is the name Cynan? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Cynan was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Cynan: Your name in reverse order is Nanyc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cnnya. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Cynan born Mar 15, 1970

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 Egypt approximately on 1425. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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