Gender: Male
Origin: Scottish
Meaning: God Is Gracious

The name Ian means God Is Gracious and is of Scottish origin. Ian is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for boys.

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

People who like the name Ian also like the names: Ethan, Liam, Owen, Isaac, Benjamin, Gabriel, Henry, Emma, Charlotte, Audrey, Amelia, Grace, Claire, Ella

Stats for the Name Ian

checkmark Ian is currently #98 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Ian is currently #81 in U.S. births