Name Awan Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Awan


Awan is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Awan thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Awan?

The origin of the name Awan is unsure. It could be a Muslim name of Arabic origin. But Awan is also said to be a Native American name. Besides, Awan is an Indonesian unisex name. And there is a feminine religious figure called Awan. According to the Jewish Book of Jubilees, she was a daughter of Adam and Eve and a sister of Cain, Azura, Aclima, Abel and Seth. In other texts she is called Qelima or Balbira.

What does the name Awan mean?

Awan could mean “time”, “timeframe” or “season” (from Arabic “‘awan/أَوَان”). Among the Native Americans, Awan possibly means “somebody”. In Indonesian, Awan means “cloud”.

Pronunciation of Awan

Variants of the name Awan


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Popularity of the name Awan

The name Awan is ranked #9284 overall.

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