Rian : Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Rian

Rian

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Origin of the name Ryan:

From the Irish surname O'Riain (descendant of Rian). Rian is an ancient Irish name believed to be a diminutive form of rí (king): hence, "little king."

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Old Gaelic variant of Ryan.

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Rian Johnson, American screenwriter and film director.
Rian Lindell, American football placekicker for the Buffalo Bills.
Rian Dawson, drummer for the punk band All Time Low.

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