Adrian Name Meaning & Origin

Adrian

Pronunciation: ay-dri-ən (key)

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Adrian is a traditional boy's name. If you like the sound, but not the gender association, try "Adrienne."

Adrian, Andria, and Darian are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.

Personal experiences with the name Adrian: | Edit

My name is Adrian and I like the name because it is different and uncommon, expecially for girls. The only problem that I have ever had with my name is that people often mistaken the name for a boy, which can be a problem when receiving phone calls and mail that are addressed to a male.

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Aj or Age are good nicknames for Adrian

Meanings and history of the name Adrian: | Edit

Dark, rich soil or hearth- earth.

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"Yo, Adrian!" from the Rocky movies

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