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Boy Names Ending with -len

Len ending baby names and what they mean, with 53 results. -len names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these boy names reached its peak during 1930-1939 (USAGE OF 0.4%) and is somewhat less today (USAGE 0.2%, 43.6%), with names like Olen becoming less fashionable. Cullen (#589) and Kylen (#987) are two of the more trendy names for newborns in this compilation, while Killen (TOP 5%) and Hillen (14%) are conventional -len surnames.

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Alen - Gamblen

Alan and variants

Allen1, Alen
Forms of Alan. Based on Old German element. "Precious." Aylen is also a slightly prominent boys' name.


From Gaelic, Old German languages. "Precious." Allen (cf. Alien, Aasen) is a popular -en suffix last name. See also Allin.

Arlen and variants

Arlen, var. Arrlen, Arllen
Stems fr. Gaelic word. "Pledge, oath." Somewhat common as birth names, Arlen, Arllen, etc. are similar to the conventional Arden.

Var. of Ashley. Derivative of Old English language. "Ash meadow." Cross-gender use. Scarce. Ashlen is not found in the US Demographics.


Form of Bayard. Derived fr. French word. "Auburn-haired." Adoption of Baylen was at a high in 2010. See also Bayler.


Origin fr. American word. Combination of Brayden and Jalen. Adoption of Braylen was widespread among parents a decade ago and is less today.

Form of Caolan. Stems fr. Gaelic element. "Slender." Caelen is rare as a boys' name. See also Calan.

Form of Collin. Stems fr. Scottish element. "Young creature." Outside Top 2000. See also Colan.

Form of Conlan. Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Hero." Compare surnames Conlan (TOP 10%), Conlee (13%). See also Collen.


Based on Irish, Gaelic. "Good-looking lad; handsome." Cullen became less popular last year, falling -70 rankings as a birth name to reach #589. See also Collin.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -len names: Alen, Allen, Arlen, Baylen, Braylen

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -len names: Cullen, Dalen, Daylen, Galen, Gaylen

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -len names: Jalen, Jaylen

Daylon and variants

Daylen, Dalen1
Forms of Daylon. From American word. Daylon and its variants probably are .. Rare, with usage of 0.008% for Dalen and Daylen as children's names in 2018, higher than 0.007% the year before.


Form of Dale. Derivative of Old English. "Valley." A slightly quaint baby name, Dalen is found more often as a last name. See also Jalen.

Var. of Dallan. Origin fr. Irish element. "Blind." Rare as a children's name, but Dallen is similar to the more familiar Dillan. See also Hallen.

Var. of Dallin. Root fr. Old English. "From the valley." Dallen is rarely adopted as a birth name. See also Daelan.

Var. of Devlin. Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Fierce courage." Davlen and Denvlen are creative forms. See also Deven.

Var. of Dillon. Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic word. "Like a lion; loyal." Rather uncommon as a children's name, Dillen is found more often as a last name. See also Dallon.

Emlen1, Emelen
Var. of Emil. Root fr. Latin element. "Rival; laborious; eager." Emelen and Emlen are not often adopted as boys' names.

Form of Emlyn. Source fr. Welsh language. .. the Welsh town of Castell Newydd .. Emlen was not among 2018's Top names. See also Emelen.

Galen and variants

Galen, var. Jaylen, Jalen, Gaylen, Gaillen
Based on Greek language. "Calm." Popular, with usage of 0.082% for Galen and variants as children's names in 2018, higher than 0.078% the previous year.

Var. of Gamble. Source fr. Old Norse language. "Old." Rare. Gamblen, similar to Gaillen, ends with the androgynous-sounding -en.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -len names for boys.

1. Alen - Gamblen
Alan [Alen, Allen], Allen, Arlen [Arrlen, Arllen], Ashley [Ashlen], Bayard [Baylen], Braylen, Caolan [Caelen], Collin [Collen], Conlan [Conlen], Cullen, Daylon [Dalen, Daylen], Dale [Dalen], Dallan [Dallen], Dallin [Dallen], Devlin [Devlen], Dillon [Dillen], Emil [Emlen, Emelen], Emlyn [Emlen], Galen [Jalen, Jaylen, Gaylen, Gaillen], Gamble [Gamblen]

Garland [Garlen], Gillean [Gillen], Glen, Halen [Hallen], Hamlin [Hamlen], Harlan [Harlen], Howland [Howlen], Ja- [Jalen], Jalen [Jaylen, Jayelen, Jaillen], Jaylen, Kaelan [Kalen, Kellen], Kellen, Kyle [Kylen], Lenny [Len], Leonard [Len], Llewellyn [Lewellen, Llewellen], Malin [Mallen], Marlon [Marlen], Maslin [Maslen, Masslen], Mellen

Merlin [Merlen], Miller [Millen], Nolan [Nolen], Olin [Olen], Quillan [Quillen], Quinlan [Quindlen], Ray [Raylen], Scanlon [Scanlen], Skyler [Skylen], Talon [Talen, Tallen], Valentine [Valen, Vallen], Wayland [Waylen], Zebulon [Zebulen]

Usage comparison for -len names