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Dillan (girl)

What does Dillan mean?

Dillan Pronunciation of Dillan [dil-lan] as a girls' name (also used more widely as boys' name Dillan) is of Welsh derivation, and the name Dillan means "born from waves". Dillan is an alternate spelling of Dylana (Welsh).

Associated with: waves (sea).

Variations

Dillan has 4 variants: Dillon, Dylan, Dylane and Dyllan.

Creative forms:
(female) Dilion, Dulan, ..

(male) Dilion, Dilony, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dillan Amari (D.A.), ..

How popular is Dillan?

Dillan is a rare given name for women but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#100663 out of 150436, Top 67%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Dylan (#397 from current records) is the only popular alternative form of Dillan (not ranked). Other forms, like Dillon, are uncommon. This relation of Dillan reached the height of its popularity in the year 2014 (#394) and has remained as popular to this day. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dylan in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Dillan is pronounced similarly to Daelyn, Delane, Dellene, Delline, Delyn and Dillian. Other recommended names are Aillin, Billa, Callan, Cilla, Dalla, Dallas, Dallina, Dalma, Delana, Delany, Della, Dellina, Delma, Dian, Diella, Dila, Diliana, Dilla, Dilli, Dilliana, Dillianna, Dillys, Eilean, Ellan, Fallan, Gilian, Gillan, Gillian, Jilian, Jillan, Jillana, Jillane, Jillian, Jillyan, Kallan, Kellan, Lilian, Lilla, Lillas, Lillian, Lillyan, Lilyan, Milla, Nollan, Rilla, Willa, Zilla and Zillah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dillan.

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