Popularity:12008
Origin:Latin
Meaning:Divine, heavenly; Bright, shining one
Dian is a feminine name of Latin origin, from Diana, meaning “divine,” “heavenly,” “bright,” and “shining one.” In Roman mythology, Diana was the goddess of the hunt, wild animals, and the moon. Dian is a quippy form of this celestial appellation, dropping the “a” to switch up the rhythm and create a modern name with a timeless flair. Whether baby is all about looking to the future or loves getting lost in ancient magical stories, Dian is a classic name for any era.
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