♂ Name Ian – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Ian

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Ian is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Ian

Ian is a Scottish, Gaelic and English variant of the name Johannes/John.

Meaning of Ian

Ian means “Yahweh is gracious” (from Hebrew “jô/יֹו” = referring to the Hebrew God + “chanan/חָנַן” = to be gracious/to show favor).

Pronunciation of Ian

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