Over the past 110 years, 433 942 boys and 134 girls have been named Ethan. The name Ethan ranks 70th in the United States among the most common names for boys. For the first time more than ten times newborns were named Ethan in 1920. The peak of popularity of the name Ethan came in the 2000s and 2010s. You can see absolute numbers and relative numbers on the chart. Indicators per 100K more accurately assess the popularity of the name.