[ syll. ruan, ru-an ] The baby boy name Ruan is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is RUWAAN †. Ruan is used chiefly in the Indian language and it is derived from Sanskrit origins. Ruan is a variant of the name Rohan (Indian and English).
Ruan is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Out of the group of boy names directly linked to Ruan, Rohan was the most popular in 2012.
Baby names that sound like Ruan include Raaheim, Raam (Hebrew), Raama, Racham (Hebrew), Raehan, Raemon, Raemonn, Rahaeim, Raham (English and Hebrew), Rahan, Rahane, Raheam, Raheem (Arabic and English), Raheim, Rahiem, Rahim (Arabic, English, and Iranian), Rahime, Rahma, Rahmahn, and Rahman (Arabic and Turkish).
† approx English pronunciation for Ruan: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"