Name
MEN

Name MEN

Between 1909 and 2022 there were 174 births of Men in the countries below, which represents an average of 2 births of children bearing the first name Men per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 5 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Men   
In Italiano Nome Men   


Information about the first name Men

The first name Men has been assigned to:
97.70% to boys
2.30% to girls
The country where the first name Men is the most common is:
CH Switzerland
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 3 letters including 1 vowel and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Men

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Men : Nem

Anacyclics of the first name Men

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Men: Nem

Men in Japanese *

Romajimen
Katakanaメン
Hiraganaめん
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
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Men in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Men

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English men, from Old English menn (“people”), from Proto-Germanic *manniz, nominative plural of Proto-Germanic *mann- (“person”). Cognate with German Männer (“men”), Danish mænd (“men”), Swedish män (“men”). More at man.
Noun src :
  • men pl (plural only)
  • (collective) (The) people, humanity, man(kind).
  • (collective, military) enlisted personnel (as opposed to commissioned officers).
Noun src :
  • MEN
  • Acronym of multiple endocrine neoplasia.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /mɛn/,
  • Rhymes: -ɛn
  • (pin–pen merger) IPA(key): /mɪn/
  • Rhymes: -ɪn
  • Homophone: min
Proper noun src :
  • Men (plural Mens)
  • A surname
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • man among men
  • menkind
  • menfolk
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • mennish
Middle English
Etymology src :
  • From Old English menn, plural of mann, from Proto-Germanic *manniz, plural of *mann-.
Etymology (Pronoun) src :
  • men
  • Alternative form of man (“one, you”)
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • men
  • plural of mon (“man”)
General
Etymology (Conjunction) src :
  • men
  • but, however; introducing a clause that contrasts with the preceding clause, sentence or common belief.
  • though
  • only
ES Spanish
Noun src :
  • men m pl
  • plural of man
  • (Peru, colloquial) dude
Middle Dutch
Etymology src :
  • An unstressed variety of man.
Pronoun src :
  • men
  • someone
  • one, they, you, people; impersonal pronoun.
Pronoun (Descendants) src :
  • Dutch: men
  • Limburgish: me
Pronoun (Inflection) src :
  • This pronoun needs an inflection-table template.
Polish
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Latin Moenus.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /mɛn/
  • Rhymes: -ɛn
  • Syllabification: Men
Proper noun src :
  • Men m
  • Main (a river in Germany)
Vietnamese
Etymology src :
  • From Proto-Vietic *-mɛːn.
Etymology (Nounmen • (??, ??)) src :
  • yeast
  • (biochemistry) enzyme
  • alcohol (in terms of its euphorigenic or intoxicating effects)
Etymology (Nounmen) src :
  • enamel
  • (ceramics) glaze
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • men
  • to approach, to go along
Anagrams src :
  • nem
Pronunciation src :
  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [mɛn˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [mɛŋ˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [mɛŋ˧˧]
Icelandic
Etymology src :
  • From Old Norse men, from Proto-Germanic *manją. Compare Old English mene.
Noun src :
  • men n (genitive singular mens, nominative plural men)
  • necklace, especially one with a pendant
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛːn/
  • Rhymes: -ɛːn
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • hálsmen (“pendant necklace”)
SE Swedish
Etymology src :
  • From Old Swedish men, from Middle Low German men, man (“but, only”), probably from Old Saxon niwan; possibly under the influence of Old Swedish men (“while, during”) (modern Swedish medan, medans, mens). Cognate with modern Low German man.
Etymology src :
  • From Old Norse mein, cognate with Icelandic mein, Norwegian mein, Old Saxon mēn, Old English mān; cognate with Icelandic meinn (“which causes injury”), Old English mǣne (“evil, deceptive”, adj), Lithuanian maĭnas (“change”, noun), Proto-Slavic *měna (“change”, noun); from the Proto-Indo-European root *mei- (“to switch”).
Etymology (Conjunction) src :
  • men
  • but; introducing a clause that contrasts with the preceding clause, sentence or common belief.
  • yet, but, however
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /mɛn/
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • men n
  • a handicap, long-time remnant of a physical or mental injury, which affects a person negatively
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /meːn/
Turkish
Etymology src :
  • Inherited from Ottoman Turkish منع‎ (menʾ, “a preventing, hindering, hindrance, a forbidding, prohibition”), from Arabic مَنْع‎ (manʕ, “prevention”), verbal noun of مَنَعَ‎ (manaʕa, “to hinder, to prevent, to repel”).
Etymology src :
  • From Proto-Turkic *ben (“I, me”).
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • men (definite accusative meni, plural menler)
  • An act of prohibiting, forbidding
  • Synonym: yasaklama
  • An act of preventing, hindering
  • Synonyms: engel olma, önleme
Etymology (Pronoun) src :
  • men
  • (dialectal) I, me
  • Synonym: (standart) ben
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛn/
  • Hyphenation: men
IT Italian
Adverb src :
  • men (apocopated)
  • Apocopic form of meno
Contraction src :
  • men
  • (literary, archaic) Contraction of me ne.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈmen/
  • Rhymes: -en
  • Hyphenation: mén
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • From Middle Dutch men, an unstressed variety of man (“man”). Accordingly, originally pronounced with [ə]; now predominantly with a full vowel [ɛ], especially in those areas where the word is chiefly literary. Compare German man, Middle English men (indefinite pronoun).
Etymology src :
  • See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.
Etymology (Pronoun) src :
  • men
  • (indefinite, subject) One, you, they, everyone; humanity, (the) people, the public opinion
  • Men zegt dat... ― People say that.... It is said that...
  • Men weet nooit wat er gaat gebeuren. ― You never know what’s going to happen.
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • men
  • inflection of mennen:
  • first-person singular present indicative
  • imperative
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /mɛn/, /mə(n)/
  • Hyphenation: men
  • Rhymes: -ɛn, -ən
DK Danish
Etymology src :
  • From Old Norse mein, from Proto-Germanic *mainą (“damage, hurt, injustice, sin”).
Etymology src :
  • Same origin as Old Norse meðan (“while”).
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • men or mén n or c (singular definite menet or menen, plural indefinite men, plural definite menene)
  • injury
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /meːn/, [meːˀn]
Etymology (Conjunction) src :
  • men
  • but
  • (as a noun) but, catch, hitch, snag
  • Jeg kan høre, der er et men.
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /mɛn/, [men]
NO Norwegian Nynorsk
Etymology src :
  • From men.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • men n (definite singular menet, uncountable)
  • difficulty
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /mɛnː/
  • Homophone: menn
NO Norwegian Bokmål
Etymology src :
  • Via Swedish and Danish men, same origin as Old Norse meðan (“while”).
Etymology src :
  • From Old Norse mein.
Etymology (Conjunction) src :
  • men
  • But, however; introducing a clause that contrasts with the preceding clause, sentence or common belief.
  • though
  • only
  • Han er en fin kar, men han snakker litt for mye. – He is a nice guy, but he talks a bit too much.
Etymology (Alternative forms) src :
  • mein
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • men
  • damage; injury (also mén)
  • permanent disability
  • difficulty; drawback
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • men
  • imperative of mene
 

Popularity of the name Men

Number of MEN births per year

Total births of Men by country

Births with the first name Men
Country
Boys
Girls
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
166
3
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
1
1
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
1
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
1
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
1
0

Total births of Men by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Men
Country
Boys
Girls
CHSwitzerland
2021
4
0
DEGermany
2022
1
0

Comments on the name Men

Personalities with the first name Men

There is 1 personality with the first name Men


Men Nguyen
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United states of america Vietnam
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Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Men

There are 8 actors and actresses with the first name Men
Men In Blech
Men Sophak
Men Sultan Bojarova
Men Phuong
Men Yanping
Men Guoqing
Men Of Sir Daniel Wilson Residence
Men Ning

Rankings of first name MEN by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#1363CH Switzerland2021
#9540DE Germany2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name MEN (female) births over the last year available in each country