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Gender: Male Pronunciation: SOOF-yahn Meaning of Sufjan: "comes with a sword" Origin of Sufjan: Armenian

The name Sufjan is a boy's name of Armenian origin meaning "comes with a sword". Sufjan and discussed in our forums with posts like "Safe, Brave or Guilty Pleasure".

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This name is growing in popularity, partly because of its tie to hipster musician Sufjan Stevens; is also related to Abu Sufyan, a figure from early Islamic history.

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Famous People Named Sufjan

American musician Sufjan Stevens

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