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Yuan Meaning


What does Yuan mean?

The name Yuan is of Chinese origin.

The meaning of Yuan is "shining peace".

Yuan is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Yu-an.

The Given Name Yuan

Yuan is good for parents who want a name that is enchanting and valiant.

Luminous yet chic, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Yuan is unique yet compelling due to its attractive and memorable nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Yuan T. Lee.

Yuan Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 14,199 in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences. It ranked 9,575 in baby name popularity for boys with 8 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 7,461 in baby name popularity for boys with 11 occurrences.

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

Yuan Related Names

Famous Yuans

  • Yuan T. Lee ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1986

Yuan Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Yuan.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Yuan Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Yuan.

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