Aayan

Gender:boy

Meaning:era

Origin:Arabic

Pronunciation:uh yan

Variations:Ayan

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This is a fairly traditional Muslim and Qu’ranic name. With its extra ornamental ‘A,’ it helps keep the name interesting and fresh.

Detailed Meaning

Aayan is an alternative spelling of the name Ayan. Consequently it also means “era” or its various synonyms. It is a name which is frequently mentioned in the Quran and thus is extremely popular in Muslim communities.

Famous People With This Name

Since Ayan is the ‘original’ form of the name, there are more famous figures with this name. Ayan Mukerji is an Indian film director, Ayan Panja is a British doctor and broadcaster and Ayan Sadakov is a Bulgarian footballer.

Possible Nicknames

One possible nickname for Aayan could be “Yan.” Alternatively, “Yanny” or “Yannie” could also be considered for something that is more affectionate.

Related Names

Obvious related names include Ayan, which is just a different spelling of the same name.

Stories Featuring This Name

“Ayan” is a 2009 Tamil action film about a man called Deva who works for a smuggling group, even though his mother wants him to become a government official.

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