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

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Origin and Meaning of Iyan

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Germany says the name Iyan means "Gift of God".
  • According to a user from India, the name Iyan is of Arabic origin and means "Era or Heaven".
Other origins: Indian (Sanskrit), English, Kurdish, and Hebrew

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International Interest for Iyan

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Fun Facts about the name Iyan

  • How Popular is the name Iyan? Iyan is the 24,471st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Iyan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 240 babies born with the first name Iyan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Iyan to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Iyan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1993 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Iyan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Iyan is Saturday, May 9th, 1925.
  • What year had the most people named Iyan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Iyan was in 2013 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Iyan Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Iyan is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Iyan: Your name in reverse order is Nayi. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nayi. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Iyan born Jan 8, 1957

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 Ireland approximately on 1800. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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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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