Ayan Meaning and Origin

The name Ayan is a boy’s name meaning “time, era, epoch, age; halting” and is of Arabic; Sanskrit origin. In India, Ayan is a masculine name derived from Sanskrit. It has multiple meanings depending on the context and language. In Sanskrit, it means “speed” or “swift.” In Hindi, it can also mean “path” or “way.” Ayan is a unisex name in Turkish. It is derived from the word “ay,” which means “moon.” Hence, Ayan can be interpreted as “of the moon” or “moon-like.” Ayan is also a name of African origin, particularly in Somalia and Ethiopia. In Somali, it means “bright” or “clear.” In Ethiopian, it can mean “beautiful.” Ayan is a unisex name in Persian as well. It means “long night” or “endless night.” It can also be associated with the concept of eternity.

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