Spelling variation of Rowan or Hindi

Rohan Origin and Meaning

The name Rohan is a boy's name of Irish, Hindi origin meaning "sandalwood".

From India, but feels like an Irish surname (and can in fact be a variation of Rowan), so a possible cross-cultural choice.

# 828 in the US

Rohan Rank in US Top 1000

# 683 on Nameberry

Rohan Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Rohan Popularity

Famous People Named Rohan

  • Rohan Anthony MarleyAmerican CFL player; son of singer Bob Marley
  • Rohan BopannaIndian tennis player
  • Rohan Anthony RickettsBritish footballer
  • Rohan MehraIndian actor and model
  • Rohan DunstanAustralian YouTuber (Life with Beans)
  • Rohan ChandAmerican child actor

Rohan in Pop Culture

  • Rohana kingdom in Tolkien's Lord of the Rings series
  • Rohanson of Tenzin & Pema in animated series 'Legend of Korra'
  • Rohan Kishibeprotagonist of Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable