Avan is a Persian unisex name, a variant of Aban meaning “water” from Persian âb (water). Aban is also the name of the eighth month of the Persian calendar based on a solar calendar. Avan is also an Indian male name meaning “earth”, which would make it a masculine form of Avani.
Avan is also a Tamil word meaning “his” or “he” as well as a Cornish word, the collective form of avanen meaning “raspberry”.
Origin: Proto-Indo-European, Sanskrit, Tamil, Cornish