US Popularity:3043
Other Origin(s):Gaelic, German
Meaning:Red-haired; Raven
The Irish and Gaelic name Roan is derived from the given name Rowan and the surname Ruadhán, which means “red-haired.” This charming moniker was given to babies who carried the red-headed genes of their ancestors and would be apt if baby followed suit. Alternatively, Roan has Germanic roots, where it means “raven,” offering a different color connection. Whether you want to follow tradition or pay homage to baby's distinctive features, be they red or black, the name Roan is a lovely choice.

Roan Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Roan is currently #1859 on The Bump
Boy:Roan is currently #545 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Roan is currently #3043 in U.S. births
Boy:Roan is currently #997 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 26
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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