Ethan Name Meaning
What does Ethan Mean?
Ethan Name Gender : Boy Names
Ethan Name Origin : The origin of the name Ethan is Biblical baby names
Meaning Of Ethan : Ethan name meaning is name (meaning `firmness` or `long-lived` in Hebrew) of an obscure figure, Ethan the Ezrahite, mentioned as a wise man whom Solomon surpassed in wisdom (I Kings 4: 31). The name was sparingly used even among the Puritans, but became famous in the United States since it was borne by Ethan Allen (1738-89), leader of the `Green Mountain Boys`, a group of Vermont patriots who fought in the American Revolution. It has also been revived as a popular modern Hebrew given name and surname.
Ethan Name Variations : Ethan name variations are Jewish: E(i)tan (Hebrew).
In addition to these data about Ethan name meaning, Ethan name is a boy name that starts with E and letter E means that you need plenty of feedom, you are physical and passionate, you like to be social and entertain, you are highly perceptive and not easily fooled, you are original and versatile, you are capable of looking at a situation from different perspectives. You can search our database via baby name finder tool to find similar names of Ethan name. If you know more about Ethan name meaning, please send us feedback, we are looking forward your contributions. Please read all sections of the name Ethan. If you consider Ethan name is proper name for your baby, please inform us what you think about your decision. Names that sound like Ethan : Etlelooaat Etore Ethyn Ethanael Ethnan .
Etymology of the name Ethan
Masculine proper name, from Hebrew ethan "strong, permanent, perennial, ever-flowing" (of rivers).
Popularity of the name Ethan
For U.S. births in 2015, the number of births with name Ethan is 14991, representing about 0.847272 percent of all male births in 2015. See interactive baby names map for Ethan name popularity by states.
- United States : Rank #6
- England and Wales : Rank #14
- Ireland : Rank #36
- Scotland : Rank #18
- Canada : Rank #1
- Australia : Rank #9
- New Zealand : Rank #11
- Netherland : Rank #351
- France : Rank #45
Notable people with the name Ethan
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- Ethan Hawke, 1970, ACTOR