Meaning:firmness, long-lived
Ethan is a biblical name and a traditional pick for families that’s enduring, sturdy and sensitive. It’s also the name of a Revolutionary War hero (and a furniture franchise), Ethan Allen. It remains a distinctive choice today. Along with actor Ethan Hawke and director Ethan Coen, you'll find pop-culture namesakes in Ethan Hunt from the Mission: Impossible movies and the titular character of Edith Wharton’s novel Ethan Frome.

Famous Ethans

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  • Ethan Coen
  • Ethan Hawke
  • Ethan Suplee
  • Ethan Zohn
    Reality TV Actor

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