Cian (name)


Cian (name)

Cían is a Gaelic given name meaning "Ancient".

People

History and mythology

  • Cian, father of Lug Lámfhota
  • Cian d'Fhearaibh Bolg, last King of the Senchineoil of Magh Senchineoil, now in County Galway
  • Cian mac Máelmuaid, son of Máel Muad mac Brain, who was twice King of Munster
  • Saint Cian, sixth century Welsh saint
  • Cian Cúldub, a Leinster hero

See also

The Gaelic given name Cian is sometimes spelt as Kian.
Kian is also a Persian given name meaning "King" or “Realm”.

  • Kian Egan (born 1980) Irish musician
  • Gwenc'hlan, cognomen of a legendary 6th century Breton druid and bard called Kian
  • Kian Hansen (born 1989) Danish footballer
  • Kian Kazemi (born 1986) Filipino-Iranian actor
  • Kian Tajbakhsh (Persian: کیان تاجبخش) is an Iranian-American scholar, sociologist and urban planner

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