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Girl Name: Fan

Name: Fan
Pronunciation: \fan\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: from France
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Fawn, Faun, Van
Similar Names: Nan, Fay, Fae, Fran, Jan, San
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 9705


Fan \fan\ as a girl's name is a variant of Fanny (Latin) and Frances (Latin), and the meaning of Fan is "from France".

The baby name Fan sounds like Fawn, Faun and Van. Other similar baby names are Nan, Fay, Fae, Fran, Jan and San.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Fan.


Fan is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#9705 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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