What does Dylan mean?
Dylan \d(y)-lan\ as a name for girls (also used more generally as boys' name Dylan). Dylan's root is Welsh, and the meaning of Dylan is "born from waves". Dylan is a derivative of Dylana (Welsh). A very popular name for kids.
Dylan is a rare given name for females. Dylan is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Dylan for girls. Dylan entered the list in 1993 and reached its peak position of #394 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)