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Xan

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Xan

User Submitted Origins

Chinese
65%
English
30%
Greek
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Xan means "Defender of men" and is of Chinese origin.
  2. According to a user from China, the name Xan is of English origin and means "Light".
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Wiktionary

Shortening of Xanax.

  1. (slang) A Xanax tablet.

    Notable Persons Named Xan

    Notable Persons Named Xan

    Xan Fielding

    Xan Fielding is a military person. His military service ended in 1946.

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    Xan Tyler

    Xan Tyler is a pop music, alternative rock, and trance music musician. She plays Vocals. She was most active from 1995 to present. Xan was given the name Xanthe Tyler .

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    Xan Palay

    Xan was born on June 10th, 1970.

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    Fun Facts about the name Xan

  1. How Popular is the name Xan? Xan is the 25,059th most popular name of all time.
  2. How many people with the first name Xan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 243 babies born with the first name Xan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Xan to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  3. What year were 5 or more babies first named Xan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1965 when it was given as a first name to 38 new born babies.
  4. When was Xan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Xan is Friday, May 22nd, 1891.
  5. What year had the most people named Xan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Xan was in 1965 with a total of 38 babies.
  6. Random Xan Factoid: According to the 1965 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Xan is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1965.
  7. Weird things about the name Xan: The name spelled backwards is Nax. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Axn. How do you pronounce that?
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