Genealogy
History of England
Elements and Compounds

What does the Anglo-Saxon name element 'Ean' mean and how is it pronounced?

User Avatar
Wiki User
2006-11-29 07:30:52

“Ean” is a feminine and masculine first element of Anglo-Saxon names, and also a form of the name John. I’m not completely sure what it means, but it is pronounced E – ‘a’ as in father – n. Ee-ah-n.


Copyright © 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.