There are multiple origins and translations for the name Bayan:
1. South Slavic name means - "storyteller, narrator".
Bulgarian (Боян) name of the legendary singer, means - "fearless".
2. Arabic name (بيان) semantics - "statement, declaration, list, notice". One of the names of the Quran. Forbidden as a name in Islam.
3. Mongolian name (ᠪᠠᠶᠠᠨ) - "rich".
4. Turkic (Kazakh) name-forming signified - "constancy; stability; strength; fame".
May also refer to Bayan (feminine name ).