Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. RIE-ən(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Irish form of Ryan, as well as an English variant.

Related Names

Feminine FormsRyann, Ryana, Ryanne(English)
User SubmissionsRían, Rian


People think this name is

modern   youthful   informal   strong   strange  


Sources & References

  1. O'Brien, Kathleen M. Index of Names in Irish Annals, available from
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Entry updated January 21, 2022