Tuan name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Tuan mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Tuan

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Australia, the name Tuan is of Vietnamese origin and means "Good looking".
  2. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Tuan is of Macedonian origin and means "Tuan is a very good name, it means sir, or boy".
  3. According to a user from South Africa, the name Tuan means "Everything goes smoothly".
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  1. Sir, mister

Notable Persons Named Tuan

Notable Persons Named Tuan

Tuan Haji Othman bin Wok

Tuan was born on October 8th, 1924 in Singapore.

Tuan Lam

Tuan Le

Tuan Le is a poker player.

Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man

Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man is a Member of the Pahang State Legislative Assembly for Jengka, Deputy President of the Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party, Member of thePahang State Legislative AssemblyforJengka, and Deputy President of thePan-Malaysian Islamic Party. Their most notable accomplishments were from 2015 to present.

Tuan Vo-Dinh

Tuan Vo-Dinh is a in the fields of chemistry, biomedical engineering, and photonics. Tuan was born on April 11th, 1948 in Nha Trang.

Tuan Nizam Muthaliff

His military service ended in 19.

  • Tuan Yi-kang

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tuan

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tuan

Phạm Tuân

Phạm Tuân is a pilot (aeronautics).

Chen Tuan

Chen was born in Luyi County. Chen is also known as Chén Xīyí (, ), and Fúyáozǐ (. He left this life on August 25th, 0989.

Tan Chin Tuan

Tan Chin Tuan was a Chairman of the Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation and Chairman of theOversea-Chinese Banking Corporation. Tan was born on November 21st, 1908. He left this life on November 13th, 2005.

Ngoc Tuan

Ngoc was born on October 4th, 1947.

Thạch Kim Tuấn

Thạch was born on January 15th, 1994 in Bình Thuận Province.

Nguyen Tuan

Nguyen was born on May 10th, 1910. He left this life on July 28th, 1987.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tuan U.S.
  White 2.37% 64.26%
  African American 3.01% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 91.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.01% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tuan

People with the last name Tuan are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Tuan

  • How Popular is the name Tuan? Tuan is the 8,762nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Tuan was the 45,886th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tuan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,410 babies born with the first name Tuan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tuan to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tuan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tuan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tuan is Friday, July 20th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Tuan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tuan was in 1982 with a total of 93 babies.
  • Random Tuan Factoid: According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tuan is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1997.
  • Weird things about the name Tuan: The name spelled backwards is Naut. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Utan. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tuan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 465 people with the last name Tuan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tuan? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tuan as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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