The name Ayan is a boy's name of African origin meaning "fortune". Ayan is ranked #907 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Fame and Fortune and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change Two Letters (10 names)".
From the experts:
The African name Ayan was first seen on the US Top 1000 for boys in 2014. It's both simple and distinctive, a winning combination.