US Popularity:2102
Origin:Gaelic
Other Origin(s):Irish
Meaning:king
Known for its royal standing, the Gaelic name Rían means “king.” Choosing this name means choosing a name that signifies positive attributes such as power, confidence, and wisdom. If your hope is for baby to build on these values throughout their life, this name exuding strength could very well do the trick! Whether you would like to connect with your Irish roots with a Gaelic name or simply like the sound and meaning, this charming name could spark baby’s inner fire.

Rian Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Rian is currently #494 on The Bump
Boy:Rian is currently #356 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Rian is currently #291 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Rian is currently #2102 in U.S. births
Boy:Rian is currently #2778 in U.S. births
Girl:Rian is currently #4666 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2022
Gender:
Girl
#4666
in 2022
- 397
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
Sources
Learn how we keep our content accurate and up-to-date by reading our medical review and editorial process.
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.