Gordian - Meaning of Gordian

What does Gordian mean?

[ 3 syll. gor-dian, go-rdi-an ] The baby boy name Gordian is pronounced GAORDiyAHN †. Gordian is of Latin origin and it is used mainly in the German language. The meaning of the name is 'from Gordion'. Gordianus (Latin) is an older form of Gordian. The name is from a Roman nickname for someone living in the city of Gordion, the capital of ancient Phrygia, located at the site of modern Yassihüyük.

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Gordian is unusual as a baby boy name. It is not listed in the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Gordian include Gordion, Garretson, Garriden, Garridon, Garridun, Graziano, Garadan, Garaden, Garadun, Garatan, Garatin, Garaton, Garatun, Garrten, Garrton, Garrtun, Garten, Garton, Gartun, and Gordan.

† English pronunciation for Gordian: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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