[ 2 syll. i-wan, iw-an ] The baby boy name Iwan is pronounced in Polish as IY-VaaN †. Iwan is primarily used in Polish, Russian, Ukrainian, and Welsh, and it is of Hebrew origin.
Iwan is a Polish, Russian, and Ukrainian form of the Belorussian, Czech, English, Russian, Slavic, and Ukrainian name Ivan.
Iwan is also a Polish, Russian, Ukrainian, and Welsh form of the English and Hebrew name John.
Forms of the name include the Russian pet form Wanja and the Belorussian, Czech, English, Russian, Slavic, and Ukrainian spelling variant Ivan.
See also the related forms, the Italian and Russian Ivano and the French Yvan.
See also the related categories, ukrainian, polish, hebrew, russian, and welsh.
Iwan is not popular as a baby name for boys. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly related to Iwan, John was the most widely used.
Baby names that sound like Iwan include Ivan, Ifan, Ivin, Ivon, Eavan, Ebyn, Yvann, Yvon, Ibano, Ibhanan, Ipyana, Ivano, Epiphaney, Epiphanie, Epephanio, Epiphafanee, Epiphaneo, and Ibán.
† Pronunciation for Iwan: IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"