What is the meaning of the name Ian?

The name Ian is primarily a male name of Scottish origin that means God Is Gracious.

Celtic version of John. Pronounced "EE-an." Ian Ziering, actor, pronounces his name "EYE-an"

People who like the name Ian also like:

Ethan, Liam, Owen, Isaac, Benjamin, Gabriel, Henry, Emma, Charlotte, Amelia, Evelyn, Audrey, Grace, Claire

Names like Ian:

Ianna, Ina, Ion, Iona, Iain, Iman, Ione, Imani, Inaya, Ieuan, Ioan, Inna, Iyana, Iiona, Ioana, Ioane, Iwan, Ine, Inanna, Ime

Stats for the Name Ian

checkmark Ian is currently #89 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Ian is currently #81 in U.S. births