What does Ethelyn mean?
(female) Ethelen, Etheron, ..
(male) Ethean, Etheman, .. Middle name pairings:
Ethelyn Devin (E.D.), ..
How popular is Ethelyn?
Ethelyn is a very prominent first name for females (#1738 out of 4276, Top 41%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Ethelyn reached its peak position of #563 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Ethlyn, Ethyl, Ethelene, Ethelda, Etheleen and Ethel are the prominent related forms of Ethelyn appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Etheline, are uncommon. These relations of Ethelyn were favored as baby names in the 1890s (median #1298).
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