What does Nolan mean?
Affiliated girl name: Nola.Creative forms:
(female) Nulan, ..
(male) Novan, .. Middle name pairings:
Nolan Macey (N.M.), ..
How popular is Nolan?
Nolan is a rare given name for women but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#705 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. The only prominent varying form of Nolan (not ranked) is Nola (#767 in 2015). Adoption of this relation of Nolan reached its highest a century ago and is now much lower. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Nolan is pronounced similarly to Noeleen, Noelene, Noeline and Noelynn. Other suggested similar names are Arlan, Doran, Dowan (see Dawn), Dylan▲, Elan, Ellan, Joan▼, Jolan, Jolean, Kalan, Logan▲, Nalani, Nan▼, Nela, Neola, Nila, Niran, Noa▲, Noela, Noelani, Nona▼, Nonah, Noola, Nora▲, Norah▲, Nova▲, Nowla, Nula, Nyla▲, Nylah▲ and Rowan▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Nolan.See names in meaning and etymology.