Ian name meaning

name meaning: Ian \ian\ as a boy's name is pronounced EE-an, EYE-an. It is of Scottish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ian is "God is gracious". Variant of John. Iain is the normal Scottish Gaelic spelling. Author Ian Fleming; actor Ian McKellen.

Ian has 6 variant forms: Ean, Eann, Eion, Eon, Iain and Ion.

For more information, see also related names Davian, Eoin and Evian.

Baby names that sound like Ian are Iwan and Jan.

View a list of the 7 names that reference Ian.

origin:  Scottish
number of letters: 3. see all 3-letter names