[ 2 syll. nian, ni-an ] The baby boy name Nian is pronounced as NIY-ae-N †. Nian is used predominantly in English and its origin is Cambodian. Nian's meaning is one who knows. The name Neean (English) is a variation of Nian.
Nian is seldom used as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Nian include Nhean (Cambodian), Na'im (Arabic), Naam, Nachman (Hebrew), Naeem, Naeym, Naha, Nahma, Nahman (English and Hebrew), Nahom, Nahoom, Nahoum, Nahum (English, German, and Hebrew), Naim (Arabic), Namaan, Naman, Namann, Nana, Nano (Spanish), and Naomhan (Irish).
† Pronunciation for Nian: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)"