What does Ashlan mean?
Ashlan [ash-lan] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Ashlan) has its root in Old English, and Ashlan means "ash meadow". Ashlan is an alternate spelling of Ashley (Old English) with the suffix -an.
Ashlan has 1 variant: Ashlen.Creative forms:
(female) Ashlanna, Ashlant, ..
(male) Ashan, Ashnan, .. Middle name pairings:
Ashlan Maryjane (A.M.), ..
How popular is Ashlan?
Ashlan is an uncommon first name for females. Ashlan is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Shown below is a study of the popularity of the girl name Ashlan and related names. Ashley (#85 in 2015), Ashly (#1830), Ashlee (#1922), Ashli, Ashlie, Ashlei, Ashlea and Ashely are the prominent varying forms of Ashlan (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Ashalei, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Ashlan reached its apex in the year 1991 (median #660) and is now much lower (#1729, down 92%). (2015 Birth Statistics)
Ashlan is alike in pronunciation to Ashleen, Ashlin, Ashlinn, Ashlinne, Ashlyn, Ashlynn and Ashlynne. Other recommended names are Abila, Adalyn▲, Adela, Adila, Adola, Adrian▼, Aeshah, Aibhlin, Aidan, Aishling, Aislin, Aislyn, Akela, Ala, Alah, Alana▲, Alane, Alani▲, Amahla, Aphra, Arela, Arjean, Arla, Arlan, Arlean, Arlen, Asela, Asha, Ashah, Ashanti▼, Ashbea (see Ashby), Ashelynn, Ashia, Ashiah, Ashira, Ashleena, Ashling, Ashra, Ashten, Ashton▼, Ashtyn, Asiah, Asma, Assa, Asya, Asyah, Audan, Avalyn▲, Avelyn, Ayala, Ayla▲, Aylin▲, Aysha, Ayslin, Ayslyn, Azha, Azhar, Caelan, Callan, Dylan▲, Elan, Fallan, Geelan, Kalan, Kaylan, Kellan, Rhyan and Roshan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ashlan.See names in meaning and etymology.