home > girl names > an

An - Meaning of An

What does An mean?

Meaning of the name An

[ 1 syll. an ] The baby girl name An is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced as ae-N †. An has its origins in the Vietnamese language. It is used largely in Chinese and Vietnamese. The name An means 'peace, safety, security'.

See also the related categories, peace (harmony) and chinese.

An is uncommon as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like An include Anh (English), Ann (English and Greek), Anne (English, French, German, and Scandinavian), Ambe (Yoruban), Annwn, Anwn, Aune (Finnish), Awyn, Awynn, Awynne, Junn, Umae, Un (Korean), Aami, Aamu (Finnish), Aimé (French), Aimée (French), Aine (Gaelic and Irish), Aino (Finnish), and Ama (African, Akan, and Polish).

† English pronunciation for An: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

Meaning of An Meaning of An Meaning of Ana Meaning of Anila Meaning of Ana Meaning of Anwar
Baby Name Explorer for An

An Popularity Charts

Variant Popularity Chart 
for An 
in 2017
Popularity Trend 
for An 
from 1900 to 2017
Variant Popularity Trend 
for An 
from 1900 to 2017
blue:boy name
red:girl name
italics:unisex name
bold:primary name

Copyright © 2009-2019 Baby Names Pedia. All rights reserved.