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San Meaning


What does San mean?

The name San is of Chinese origin.

The meaning of San is "third born".

San is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced San.

The Given Name San

San appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

San is also great as a middle name.

San Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 13,854 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences.

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

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    San Numerology

    Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of San.

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    San Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name San.

    Just for fun, see the name San 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 San in Nautical Flags page.