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Lian - Meaning of Lian

What does Lian mean?

Meaning of the name LianJulianJulioJulienLyanJulyanJulianoJuleJulionJolyonJilianJullianJullienJulesGiulianoJilliannGyulaJulianneJulyonJulenJillianJuliaanJuleanJulyinHalianJulián

[ 2 syll. lian, li-an ] The baby boy name Lian is also used as a girl name, but the use for boys is much more common. Its pronunciation is Liy-AEN †. The origin of Lian is the Chinese language. The name's meaning is graceful willow.

The name Lyan is a variant of Lian.

See also the related categories, chinese and graceful (slender).

Lian is a somewhat popular baby name for boys. The name's popularity has been increasing since the 2010s; before that, it was of very modest use only. At the recent height of its usage in 2018, 0.011% of baby boys were given the name Lian. It ranked at #990 then. Within all boy names in its group, Lian was the most popular in 2018. In the past century Lian has mostly been a baby boy name.

Baby names that sound like Lian include Lajuan, Lalam, Lallaam, Laman, Lamey, Lami, Lamie, Lamon, Lamy, Lanee, Laney, Lani, Lanie, Lannee, Lanney, Lanni, Lannie, Lanny, Lanu, and Lany.

† English pronunciation for Lian: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"


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