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Gender: Male Pronunciation: KEE-en Origin of Kian: Irish, variation of Cian Meaning of Cian: Irish, "ancient" Kian's Popularity in 2017: #453

The name Kian is a boy's name of Irish origin. Kian is ranked #453 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 "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

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A friendly Irish name chosen for one of her twin boys by Geena Davis.

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Famous People Named Kian

Kian Robert Lawley, American YouTuber and actor
Kian John Francis Egan, Irish singer of boy band Westlife
Kian Hansen, Danish footballer
Kian Emadi, British cyclist
Kian Mitchum, American model
Kian Kazemi, Filipino actor
Kian Tajbakhsh, Iranian-American scholar, sociologist, and urban planner
Kian Birch, brother of American actress Thora Birch
Kian William Jarrahy (b. 2004), son of actress Geena Davis and Reza Jarrahy; twin brother Kaiis Steven Jarrahy
Kian Alexander MacKay (b. 2013), son of Canadian politician Peter MacKay

Pop Culture References for the name Kian

Kian Alvane, character in Dreamfall and Dreamfall Chapters
Also a Persian boys' name meaning "kings" pronounced kee-AHN.

Kyan, Kayen, Kayan, Kyen