[ syll. ka-lo-yan, kal-oy-an ] The baby boy name Kaloyan is pronounced KAEL-OYAHN †. Kaloyan's language of origin is Old Greek and it is predominantly used in Slavic. The name Kaloyan means 'handsome John'. It is derived from kalos which means 'fair, beautiful, handsome' ; Ioannes 'John'. The name was borne by the 13th-century tsar Kaloyan of Bulgaria, who defended his empire from the Fourth Crusade.
Kaloyan is not often used as a baby boy name. It is not listed within the top 1000. In 2018, out of the family of boy names directly related to Kaloyan, John was the most frequently used.
Baby names that sound like Kaloyan include Kalanie, Kalany, Kalonee, Kalonie, Kalony, Keallan, Keylan, Caellom, Caellum, Caelon, Calaghan, Calian, Calien, Callaghan, Callahan, Coilean, Coillcumhann, Coleon, Quillem, and Kalikiano.
† approx English pronunciation for Kaloyan: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; OY as in "toy (T.OY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"