Meaning and Name Origin
Angelyn \a-ngel-yn, an-ge-lyn\ as a girls' name. Angelyn's root is Greek, and Angelyn means "messenger; angel, messenger of God". Angelyn is a derivative of Angela (Greek): from Church Latin, a feminine form of the boy's name Angelus. Unique as a baby name.
Angelyn has 43 more related variations via Angela: Aingeal, Andjelija, Andjelka, Ange, Angel▲, Angele, Angelee, Angelena, Angeles, Angeleta, Angeli, Angelia▼, Angelica▲, Angelika, Angeliki, Angelina▲, Angelique▲, Angelita▼, Angell, Angella, Angelle, Angellina, Angie▼, Angil, Angila, Angla, Anglea, Angy, Angyola, Aniela, Anjel, Anjela, Anjelica▼, Anjelika, Anjewela, Anngela, Anngil, Anngilla, Anngiola, Annijilla, Annjela, Gelya and Tangela.
Angelyn is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3751 out of 4276, Top 88%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Angelyn and associated names. Prominent related forms of Angelyn (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Angel (#275 a year ago), Angela (#191), Angeles, Angelia, Angelica (#437), Angelina (#153), Angeline (#847), Angelique (#413), Angelita, Angie (#550), Anjelica and Tangela. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 and are somewhat less popular today, with the versions Angelia, Angeline, Angelita, Angie and Anjelica becoming somewhat dated. The most fashionable girl names among these are Angel (#275), Angela (#191), Angelica (#437), Angelina (#153) and Angelique (#413), with Angelica and Angelina enjoying a revival in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Angelea. This name tends to be less commonly used than Angelyn.