Meaning and Origin of: Lan
Girl name origins & meanings:
- Vietnamese : Flower
- Polynesian : To float
- Dutch : Bringer of peace; hope
Girl name variations
Family name origins & meanings:
- Chinese : from a place named Lan-tian (meaning ‘blue field’) in Guangdong province.
- Polish (Łan) : perhaps from the vocabulary word łan ‘plowland’, ‘soil’.
- Polish (Łań) : alternatively, perhaps a nickname from a derivative of łania ‘hind’, ‘doe’.