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Akan - Meaning of Akan

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Meaning of the name AkanMeaning of the name Akan

[ syll. a-kan, ak-an ] The baby boy name Akan is pronounced AAKAHN †. 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 Ochan, Ochun, 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), Ahson, Ahsyn, Ajune, Akeam, Akeem (English), Akein, Akien, and Akim (English, Russian, and Scandinavian).

† approx English pronunciation for Akan: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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