Spelling variation of Rowan
"little redhead"

Roan Origin and Meaning

The name Roan is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "little redhead".

Warm-hued spelling spin on Rowan that was chosen by Sharon Stone for one of her three young sons.

# 361 on Nameberry

Roan Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Roan Popularity

Famous People Named Roan

  • Roan CarneiroBrazilian mixed martial artist
  • Roan Joseph Bronsteinson of actress Sharon Stone and Phil Bronstein
  • Roan Howard Cassidy (b. 2006)son of actor/producer Shaun Cassidy
  • Roan McKay (b. 2016)son of actress Erin Chambers and Carson McKay
  • Levon Roan Green Thurman Hawkeson of actors Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke

Roan in Pop Culture

  • Roan Felcharacter in the "Star Wars Legends" series
  • King Roan of Azgedacharacter on CW show "The 100"
  • "The Secret of Roan Inish" 1994 American/Irish film
  • Roan Novachezcharacter in “Jedi Academy”