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When you think of the baby name Titan, you probably think of Greek Mythology or even mascots for sports teams, like the Tennessee Titans. But since 2012, it's been on the rise as a popular given name for baby boys. It sounds fresh and cool, but it also has a tough guy factor. It pairs well with both classic and trendy middle names, though we like it with traditional options, like Alexander, Samuel, and Louis, that bring it back down to Earth.

Meaning of the name Titan:

Greek: Defender

Origin of the name Titan:

Titan comes straight from Greek Mythology. The Titans were immortal giants who were quite powerful. Titan has inspired the names of several fictional characters, mascots, and even one of Saturn's moons.

Symbolism of the name Titan:

Because of its history in Greek Mythology, new parents may choose the baby name Titan because they want their sons to grow up to be strong and brave.

Style of the name Titan:

New Age

Gender of the name Titan:

Titan is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Titan:


Number of syllables in the name Titan:


Emotion evoked from the name Titan:

The baby name Titan evokes images of someone who has a big personality and is extremely friendly.

Alternative spellings for the name Titan:

  • Tytan

Nicknames for the name Titan:

  • Ty

Popularity of the name Titan:

According to the Social Security Administration, Titan has been a top 1,000 baby name for boys in the United States since 2012. It last ranked at number 673 in 2020.

Related names for the name Titan:

Great middle names for Titan and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Titan:

  • Titan (Mexican wrestler)

Titans in popular culture:

  • Titan (character in the Marvel Comics Universe)
  • Titan (character in DC Comics Universe)
  • King Titan (character on the TV show “Stingray”)
  • Titan (character in the movie “Megamind”)
  • Titan (character on the TV show “Sym-Bionic Titan”)
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