Rayan

Rayan - A very unique male name



  Mar 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rayan, meaning land that is lush and rich in water, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1990 on position #2913. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rayan and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rayan? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Rayan. The baby boy name Rayan was given to 317 baby boys in 2012, ranking #657 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,177 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rayan peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 657.



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Rayan is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rayan is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #259 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,171.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Rayan is where you live.


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Rayan origin and meaning

Rayan is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means land that is lush and rich in water. To see famous people named Rayan, pop culture references for the name Rayan and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rayan

We've found the following names that sound similar to Rayan, sorted by popularity.

Ryan / Ronnie / Ramon / Rene / Roman / Ron / Romeo / Ronny / Rowan / Rohan /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012657
2011731
2010751
2009781
2008824
2007868
2006950
20051144
20041350
20031248
20021504
20011910
20002011
19991768
19983554
19972671
19962607
19942518
19933013
19912703
19902913

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey259
Virginia270
Massachusetts297
Connecticut321
New York328
Illinois446
Pennsylvania624
California648
Wisconsin743
Michigan753
North Carolina774
Texas781
Minnesota787
Tennessee846
Florida905
Indiana926
Ohio1015
Washington1021
Georgia1171

Even more about Rayan


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Rayan a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Rayan?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Rayan
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 5,177
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1990
2012 births +317

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