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Jian - Meaning of Jian

What does Jian mean?

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[ syll. j-ian, ji-an ] The baby boy name Jian is pronounced as JH-AHN †. The origin of Jian is Hebrew. Jian is a variant transcription of the name John (English and Hebrew).

See also the related category hebrew.

Jian is uncommon as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names. Within the group of boy names directly related to Jian, John was the most widely used in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Jian include Jenö (Hungarian), Jéan, Gion (German), Jaeson, Jam (English), Jan (Czech, Dutch, English, German, Polish, Scandinavian, Belgian, and Slavic), Jasón, Jaym, Jean (French), Jeane, Jeanne, Jeen, Jem (English), Jen, Jhan, Jhon, Jim (English and Dutch), Jimm (English), Jin (Chinese and Japanese), and Jinn.

† approx English pronunciation for Jian: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"


Meaning of Jian Meaning of John
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