What does Keelan mean?
Keelan [kee-lan] as a name for girls (also used more commonly as boys' name Keelan) is of Irish origin, and Keelan means "slender and white, fair or pure". Keelan is a variant form of Caoilainn (Irish): from "caol fionn".
1 masculine form: Caolan.Creative forms:
(female) Kenlan, Koelan, ..
(male) Keekas, Keeman, .. Middle name pairings:
Keelan Makena (K.M.), ..
How popular is Keelan?
Keelan is an unusual given name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#29516 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Caelyn and Kalin are the popular related forms of Keelan (outside Top 2000). These forms of Keelan were at the top of their popularity in 2012 (average #1624). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Keelan is pronounced similarly to Caelin, Callan, Kaelene, Kaelin, Kaelyn, Kaelynn▲, Kailan, Kailin, Kailyn, Kalan, Kalen, Kallan, Kalyn▼, Kayelin, Kayelyn, Kaylan, Kaylen, Kaylin, Keelyn, Kellan, Kelleen, Kellen, Kellyann, Kellyn and Kylin. Other suggested similar names are Geela, Geelah, Geelan, Kaela▼, Kaelah, Kailani▲, Kalana, Kalani▲, Katelan, Keala, Keeana, Keela, Keeley, Keeli, Keelia, Keelie, Keely▼, Keena, Keera, Keeva, Keevah, Keila, Keilah, Keilana, Keilani, Kellina, Kerran, Keyla▲, Leela, Leelah, Meegan and Teela. These names tend to be more commonly used than Keelan.See names in meaning and etymology.