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Ashlyn (girl)

What does Ashlyn mean?

Ashlyn Pronunciation of Ashlyn as a name for girls (also used less widely as boys' name Ashlyn). The meaning of Ashlyn is "dream". Ashlyn is a version of Ashlynn (Irish, Gaelic): variant spelling of Ashling.

STARTS/ENDS WITH Ash-, -lyn

ASSOCIATED WITH dream

Variations

VARIANTS Ashlynne, Ashlinne, Ashlinn, Ashlin, Ashlen, Ashleen

RELATIONS VIA ASHLYNN Ashelynn, Ashleena, Ayslin, Ayslyn

CREATIVE FORMS
(female)

(male)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Ashlyn Ruth (A.R.), ..

How popular is Ashlyn?

Ashlyn is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2843 out of 4276, Top 66%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Ashlyn was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #127 in the U.S. in 2005, and is at #396 presently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2016)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ashlyn name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ashlyn outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Ashlyn (#396 FROM RECENT DATA) are Ashlynn (#426) and Ashlin. Other forms, like Ashlinn, are uncommon. These forms of Ashlyn were popular as birth names 11 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.2%) and have become much less common since (ADOPTION 0.1%, DOWN 63%), with the version Ashlyn going out of style.



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ashlyn, Ashlin, Ashlynn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ashlyn and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ashlyn is pronounced similarly to Ashlan. Other recommended sound-alike names are Adalyn, Adelyn, Ailyn, Aishling, Aislin, Aislyn, Aislynn, Allyn, Arlyn, Ashby, Ashely, Ashla, Ashlay, Ashle, Ashlea, Ashlee, Ashlei, Ashley, Ashli, Ashlie, Ashling, Ashly, Ashlye, Ashten, Ashton, Ashtyn, Avalyn, Avelyn and Ethlyn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ashlyn.

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