Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:30
Meaning:strong; enduring; firm
Ethan is a baby boy name of Hebrew origin, meaning “strong,” “enduring,” and “firm.” If you intend to raise baby in the Jewish or Christian faith, you might enjoy the theory that Ethan derives from the name Eitan. In the Hebrew Bible, Eitan is wise, skillful, and the author of the Book of Psalm. Today, the name Ethan starts new chapters across the globe in countries like Spain, Canada, and the United States. With the name Ethan, baby’s pen can be mightier than the sword.

Famous People Named Ethan

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Ethan Coen
    Director
  • Ethan Hawke
    Actor
  • Ethan Suplee
    Actor
  • Ethan Zohn
    Reality TV Actor

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Source: Social Security Administration

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