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Akan - Meaning of Akan

What does Akan mean?

Meaning of the name Akan

[ syll. a-kan, ak-an ] The baby boy name Akan is pronounced aaKAEN †. Akan has its origins in the African-Ga language. It is used largely in Ga and Ochi. Akan is a variant of Akron (Ga and Ochi).

Akan is not popular as a baby boy name. It is not listed within the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Akan include Aasim (African and Arabic), Achim (English and German), Achym (Polish), Acon, Agim (Albanian), Agmon (Hebrew), Agni, Agon (Albanian), Ahkeen (English and Nigerian), Ahsan (Arabic and Indian), Ahsen, Ahson, Ahsun, Ahsyn, Aigen, Aikin, Ajune, Akeam, Akeem (English), and Akeen (English and Nigerian).

† approx English pronunciation for Akan: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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