Info on the Name Ethan

This eMedTV Web page explains name information related to Ethan. This includes the meaning, origin, and other forms of Ethan. In the Hebrew Bible, Ethan is the author of Psalm 89. Ethan, South Dakota is a small town of 330 residents in the southeastern section of South Dakota.

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Ethan is from Hebrew meaning Strong and optimistic, solid and enduring, or permanent.
Ethan is associated with these categories: Place, and Popular

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