What does Callan mean?
Callan /cal-lan/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' name Callan) is pronounced KAL-an. It is of Scottish origin, and the meaning of Callan is "rock". Also from an Irish surname derived from Cathan.
How popular is Callan?
Callan is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#7167 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Callan for girls. Callan has not been recorded in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Callan is alike in pronunciation to Caelan, Caelin, Caelyn, Cailen, Cailin, Cailyn▼, Caleen, Calen, Calin, Calyn, Caylen, Caylin, Caylyn, Kailan, Kalan, Kaylan and Kellan. Other suggested similar baby names are Calla, Carlan and Fallan. Like Callan, these names are not commonly used.