[ 2 syll. a-dnan, ad-n-an ] The baby boy name Adnan is pronounced as AA-DNaeN †. Adnan is an Arabic and English name of Arabic origin. The meaning of Adnan is settler. It is derived from the word 'adana' with the meaning to settle down. The name is popular in the Arabic-speaking world; according to the Quran, the name was borne by a descendant of the patriarch Ibrahim, who settled in the northern region of the Arab peninsular. The origin of the name predates Islam. Ad, Adnaan, Adnane, Adnen, Adnin, Adnon, Adnun, and Adnyn are variants of Adnan.
Adnan is not popular as a baby boy name. It is not listed within the top 1000.
† Pronunciation for Adnan: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)"