Rhian - Meaning of Rhian
[ 2 syll. (r)hian, rh-i-an ] The baby girl name Rhian is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced as R-IY-aeN †. Rhian's language of origin is Welsh. It is predominantly used in English and Welsh. It is derived from the word rhiain which is of the meaning 'maiden'. The name is a modern coinage.
In addition, Rhian is a contracted form of the English and Welsh Rhiannon.
Rhian has 15 forms that are used in English and foreign languages. English forms of the name include Rheane, Rheann, Rheanne, Rhiana, Rhiane, Rhiann, Rhianna (used in Welsh too), Rhyan, Rian, and Riane.
Rhian is an uncommon baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Rhian: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"