Ayan अयन / अयान

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 4 letters
  • pronounced as ayana
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) अयन / अयान

Ayan meaning: Solstitial points

Ayan name meaning

Literal meaning of Ayan:

Sanskrit boy name Ayan (अयन / अयान) literally means circulation and equatorial and solstitial points. It also means progress and advancing.

Intended meaning of Ayan:

Mention of Ayan (अयन / अयान) is found in Atharva Veda (अथर्व वेद) where this word refers to course, circulation. Mention of Ayan (अयन / अयान) is found in Manu Smrti (मनु स्मृति) where this word refers to the sun's road north and south of the equator, the half year.
Mention of Ayan (अयन / अयान) is found in Varaha Brhat Sanhita (बृहत् संहिता) where this word refers to equinoctial and solstitial points. Shatapatha Brahmana (शतपथ ब्राह्मण) have used Ayan (अयन / अयान) in their works to refer way, progress, manner.
Also, Ayan is found in the thousand names of Ganesha, where this name referred as as represented the northern and the southern solstices as time suspended. In Tamil, Ayan is another name of Lord Brahma as the God of Creation.
Ayan is the Hindu boy name and also a cross-cultural name. The name Ayan is of Sanskrit, African, Arabic, Persian origins, which means it has more than one root. In Hebrew, Ayan meaning nothingness or peace. In Persian, it means notable. In Islam or Arabic, Ayan meaning God's gift. Also, it means center part of the soul in African Languages.

Popularity of Ayan

US Popularity Trend for Ayan

According to graph you can see Ayan name is famous in USA since 1970. Ayan is a popular name in India, according to the social media profile count. Ayan is used by more than 772 people in India as the name of their kids.

The Hindu baby name Ayan is short, sweet and common. Name Ayan is with good meaning attached with it. Ayan has great mythological reference.

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