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Gender: Male Pronunciation: AHR-ee-un or AIR-ee-un Meaning of Aryan: "warrior, honorable" Origin of Aryan: Indo-Iranian Aryan's Popularity in 2017: #739

The name Aryan is a boy's name of Iranian origin meaning "warrior, honorable". Aryan is ranked #739 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like New Baby Names on the Rise and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rate the Previous Signature!".

From the experts:

Very popular Iranian name which has been on the U. S. Top 1000 charts for a number of years. However, given its white supremacist connotations, we suggest you try the Arian spelling.

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Famous People Named Aryan

Aryan Vaid, Indian male model and TV personality
Aryan Khan (b. 1997), son of actor Shah Rukh Khan

Pop Culture References for the name Aryan

Aryan, thief and main character from the hit Indian film "Dhoom 2"
Aryan Race, Hitler's idea of white supremacy

Arian, Arya