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Popularity
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Gian

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Boys
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57k Gianna (Italian)
10k Gianni (Italian)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1953 5 0 5
1957 5 0 5
1959 6 0 6
1960 8 0 8
1962 9 0 9
1963 9 0 9
1964 7 0 7
1965 15 0 15
1966 13 0 13
1967 15 0 15
1968 11 0 11
1969 11 0 11
1970 12 0 12
1971 14 0 14
1972 15 0 15
1973 13 0 13
1974 11 0 11
1975 15 0 15
1976 20 0 20
1977 16 0 16
1978 20 0 20
1979 21 0 21
1980 26 0 26
1981 25 0 25
1982 26 0 26
1983 14 0 14
1984 23 0 23
1985 18 0 18
1986 33 0 33
1987 37 0 37
1988 38 0 38
1989 41 0 41
1990 42 0 42
1991 52 0 52
1992 35 0 35
1993 54 0 54
1994 57 0 57
1995 49 0 49
1996 47 0 47
1997 52 0 52
1998 53 0 53
1999 52 0 52
2000 75 0 75
2001 77 0 77
2002 126 0 126
2003 120 0 120
2004 142 0 142
2005 124 0 124
2006 146 0 146
2007 132 0 132
2008 151 0 151
2009 133 0 133
2010 121 0 121
2011 121 0 121
2012 114 0 114
2013 107 0 107
2014 122 0 122
2015 149 0 149

Fun Facts about the name Gian

  • How many people with the first name Gian have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,005 babies born with the first name Gian in the United States. That's more than enough people named Gian 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 Gian? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Gian first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gian is Monday, June 17th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Gian born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gian was in 2008 with a total of 151 babies.
  • Random Gian Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Gian is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Gian: Your name in reverse order is Naig. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gain. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Gian

The name "Gian" is of Italian origin, and it means "God is Gracious". It's a name commonly given to boys.

From a contraction of Giovan, shortened form of the given name Giovanni (cognate with English John).

  1. Part of compound given names such as Gianmarco or Gianluca; John

Other Inspirations for the Name Gian

Gian Carlo Menotti
Gian Hunjan
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Gian Luca Passi De Preposulo
Gian Maria Milesi-ferretti
Gian Maria Volonté
Gian Piero Diaz
Gian Villante
Gian Gentile

Alternative Meanings

Gis for golden, memories you share.

Iis for interest, you show in others.

Ais for aware, of your surroundings

Nis for noteworthy, just like your achievements

Past life for Gian born Jan 9, 1923

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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 Ontario approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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