Eitan name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: Hebrew, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Eitan AY-tahn
Meaning: Heaven, Enduring Long-Lived, Durable and Strong
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What does Eitan mean?

The rare boy name Eitan has origin in Hebrew is majorly used in Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Swedish and Hebrew languages. Eitan is form of biblical, prominent and unfading Ethan. Ethan is English cognate of Αιθαν, a Greek Form of Eitan.

Originated from Hebrew, Rare Ethan, Ethan means "Heaven, Enduring Long-Lived and The Enduring". Eitan is Latin cognate of אֵיתָן, a Hebrew Name Meaning Firmness Or Long-Lived.

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How do I pronounce Eitan?

One syllabled Eitan is pronounced as AY-tahn with emphasis on first AY syllable. e(i)-tan is the different way(s) to pronounce the name.

Variants of Eitan

Eidan, Ethan, Aiton, Ethanalexander

How popular is the name Eitan?

Eitan is a familiar baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1978 and was able to reach the top 2000 names. In 2012, it ranked 1600th when 100 boy were named Eitan.

There are over 1774 babies that have been given the name Eitan in United States. Eitan is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales, its highest ever rank is 2199 (2010) in its 19 years run on England and Wales naming chart.

There are over 101 babies that have been given the name Eitan in England and Wales. Also, it is among the top 2000 boy names in France. There are over 228 babies that have been given the name Eitan in France.

But Eitan is a popular baby name in Israel where every 1 in 800 have the name. As per our findings, over 10000 people has been named Eitan globally.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Eitan in Nordic countries

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What numerology tells about Eitan?

You are persistent but without motivation, you won't accomplish anything. Replace your comfort zone with adventures and the fear of the unknown with excitement to experience and learn new things. Almost every celebrity has the number 22 as their destiny number. To have number 7 as your personality number means you are calm by nature and have a peaceful attitude about everything. Meet people from diverse cultures, perhaps your soul mate hides in someplace outside ordinary.

Go through the following names similar to Eitan

  •  Kezia - Kezia's meaning is A Plant Name or Zimtblute has origin in Hebrew and is aimed at girls is substantially used in Danish and Swedish
  •  Yann-Mickaël - Meaning of Yann-Mickaël is God is Merciful or Who is Like God is used notably in Breton is rooted from Hebrew
  •  Juan-Carlos - The Juan-Carlos is originated from Hebrew and German, Juan-Carlos means "God is Merciful or Strong"
  •  Gable is form of Gabriel in English and French languages
  •  Abigael - Unusual Abigael primarily is used in Greenlandic and Swedish, meaning of Abigael is "God is My Joy" is a unisex name is originated from Hebrew

Sibling Names for Eitan

If you've decided on the name Eitan for your little one, you may be wondering what other names would pair well with it for future siblings. We've curated a list of 25 unique and timeless names that complement Eitan, from classic choices to modern favorites. Take a look and discover the perfect sibling name for your growing family!

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Famous people named Eitan

  • Eitan Cabel, Israeli politician and Knesset Member representing the Israeli Labor Party
  • Eitan Azaria, Israeli retired footballer and Football Mental Consultant
  • Eitan Anner in movie Love & Dance as Director
  • In 1956 drama flick, B'Ein Moledet, Eitan Priver characterized N.


  1. Social Security Administration, https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html
  2. Office for National Statistics, https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths
  3. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques, https://www.insee.fr/fr/statistiques/2540004
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