Meaning and Name Origin
Ashlan \a-sh-lan\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Ashlan). Ashlan's root is Old English, and Ashlan means "ash meadow". Ashlan is a variation of Ashley (Old English): English surname and place name first used as a given name in the 16th century. Also used as a boys' name. Rare as a birth name for girls.
Ashlan has 1 variant: Ashlen.
Ashlan has 20 more related variations via Ashley: Ainslaeigh, Ashalee, Ashalei, Ashelei, Asheleigh, Asheley, Ashely▼, Ashla, Ashlay, Ashle, Ashlea, Ashleah, Ashlee▼, Ashlei, Ashleigh▼, Ashli▼, Ashlie▼, Ashly▼, Ashlye and Lee▼.
Ashlan is an uncommon first name for females. Ashlan is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Ashlan and related names. Prominent varying forms of Ashlan (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Ashley (#87 in 2014), Ashly, Lee, Ashlie, Ashli, Ashleigh, Ashely and Ashlee. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1980-1989 and is now much lower, with versions such as Ashlee, Ashleigh, Ashly, Lee and Ashli becoming somewhat dated. Ashley (#87) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)