Scripts Чаян(Russian, Khakas, Tatar, Tuvan)
Other Forms FormsVariant transcriptions: Chaian, Chajan
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Meaning & History
Derived from the Russian noun чаяние (chayanie) meaning "expectation" as well as "hope, dream, aspiration", which is ultimately derived from the archaic Russian verb чаять (chayat') meaning "to expect, to hope".This name is also encountered as a Khakas, Tatar and Tuvan variant transcription of ÇAYAN.