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Boy Name: Midian

Name: Midian
Pronunciation: \m(i)-dian\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Origin: Israeli
Sounds Like: Mathian, Medwin, Medwyn, Medwinn
Similar Names: Aidan, Eidan, Milan


Midian \m(i)-dian\ as a boy's name. Biblical: a son of Abraham who founded the tribe of Midianites, who were oppressors of the Israelites until their defeat by Gideon.

Baby names that sound like Midian are Mathian, Medwin, Medwyn and Medwinn. Other similar baby names are Aidan, Eidan and Milan.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Midian.


Midian is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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