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Sun Meaning


What does Sun mean?

The name Sun is of English origin.

The meaning of Sun is "sun".

It is also of Chinese origin, where its meaning is "bending, decreasing goodness".

Sun is used as both a boys and girls name.

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

The Given Name Sun

Embraced by many parents, the name Sun, is one of warmth and timelessness.

An elegant name, Sun possesses great character.

Although unique, your little mesmerizing Sun, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Sun falls into the celestial name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Sun Tzu.

Sun Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 17,717 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences. It ranked 6,266 in baby name popularity for boys with 14 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 15,667 in baby name popularity for girls with 6 occurrences. It ranked 9,539 in baby name popularity for boys with 8 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Sun has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Sun Name Popularity Page.

Sun Related Names

The names Sunne, Suraj, Surya, Suvan are all forms of Sun.

Famous Suns

  • Sun Tzu ~ Military Leader

Sun 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 Sun.

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Sun Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Sun.

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