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


Dan is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Dan?

Dan is a biblical name, but also a Slavic short form of Bogdan, an English short form of Daniel and a Chinese name.

What does the name Dan mean?

Dan means “he judged” (in Hebrew) and “gift of God” (from Bogdan). In Chinese, Dan means “red” and “vermilion”.

Pronunciation of Dan

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Popularity of the name Dan

The name Dan is ranked #5221 overall.

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