US Popularity:1854
Other Origin(s):Gaelic
Meaning:LIttle ruler, little king
Bestow this royal title upon baby! Ryann is a gender-neutral name of Irish origin, whichmeans “little ruler" or "little king.” Ryann is actually the variation of the Gaelic name Ryan—or Rian, as it’s known in the Irish language. With distinctive definitions such as these, baby Ryann is sure to always have a place of high honor in your royal household.

Ryann Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Ryann is currently #1874 on The Bump
Boy:Ryann is currently #1324 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Ryann is currently #1040 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Ryann is currently #1854 in U.S. births
Boy:Ryann is currently #19217 in U.S. births
Girl:Ryann is currently #1928 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 71
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 268

  • Name Doctor, Ryann

  • Behind the Name, Ryan, January 2022

  • Behind the Name, Rian, June 2023

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