Gyan (Sanskrit: ज्ञान) is a Sanskrit word which refers to knowledge.
Gyan is a Sanskrit word which has a special and deep meaning. Reference Gyan found in Manu-Smriti (मनु-स्मृति), where Gyan means knowing, becoming acquainted with, knowledge especially the higher knowledge which derived from meditation on the one Universal Spirit.
In Mahabharata wor Gyan has been used as consciousness. Consciousness is a state of mind that contains the knowledge. Gyan is also name of power (शक्ति). As per 1008 names of Lord Ganesha, Gyan is one of a name of Lord Ganesha.
According to graph you can see Gyan is not much popular name. But it has been used constantly by few people as the name of their babies. But it is quite popular name in India.
In our opinion Gyan is a short and sweet name but it is little difficult to pronounce for non-Indians. Gyan is also a very cute and stylish name. Gyan has spiritual meaning too.
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