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Kyan Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Kyan is of Scottish origin.

The meaning of Kyan is "narrow land, strait".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1292 in baby name popularity for boys with 136 occurrences.  It ranked 13781 in popular baby names for girls with 7 occurrences. 

View the Kyan Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Kyan has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Kyan to other names.


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Related Names

Kyan is a form of the name Kyle.

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Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Kyan in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Kyan.

Just for fun, see the name Kyan in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Kyan in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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