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Sloan (girl)

What does Sloan mean?

Sloan Pronunciation of Sloan [sloan] as a girls' name (also used less widely as boys' name Sloan) has the meaning "man of arms, warrior". Sloan is a variant form of Sloane (Irish, Gaelic): Irish surname.

Associated with: warrior.


Creative forms:
(female) Silan, Siloan, ..

(male) Slohan, Slona, ..

Middle name pairings:
Sloan Daniella (S.D.), ..

How popular is Sloan?

Sloan is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#743 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Sloan entered the list in 1998 and reached its peak rank of #699 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sloan name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sloan outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Sloane (#327 the previous year) is the only other prominent alternative form of Sloan (#699 the previous year). Adoption of these relations of Sloan was common in 2015 (adoption of 0.1%). Sloane and Sloan are two of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sloan, Sloane in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Elan, Elian, Ellan, Ilean, Joan, San, Saran, Sean, Shan, Sian, Sioban, Soosan, Susan and Suzan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Sloan.

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