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Ailean

What does Ailean mean?

Ailean Pronunciation of Ailean as a name for boys is of Old German derivation, and the name Ailean means "precious". Ailean is an alternate form of Alan (Old German): from Adal.

ASSOCIATED WITH Ai-

Variations

VARIANTS Alyn, Alun, Alon, Allyn, Allon, Allin, Alleyne, Alleyn, Allen, Allayne, Allan, Allain, Alin, Alen, Alann, Alain, Ailin

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA ALAN Aland, Alano, Alley

CREATIVE FORMS
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(female)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Ailean Emmett (A.E.), ..

How popular is Ailean?

Ailean is an unusual first name for men. Ailean is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Alan (#167 IN 2015), Allen (#349), Allan (#656), Allyn, Alen and Alain are the popular variation forms of Ailean (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Usage of these forms of Ailean reached its highest during the years 1950-1959 (MEDIAN #867) and has become significantly less since (#1195, 72.8%). (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alain, Alan, Alen, Allan, Allen, Allyn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Ailean is pronounced similarly to Ailwyn, Aloin, Aluin, Alwin, Alwyn, Aylwin, Eilan, Eilean, Eilian, Eilon, Eilwyn, Elan, Elian, Ilan, Olen and Wylan. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Adrean, Agilan, Aidan, Aiden, Aiken, Aileron, Ailesh, Aineas, Airen, Aitan, Alban, Aldan, Alem, Alexan, Alvan, Arlan, Arlea, Arlen, Arlenn, Aslan, Atlea, Cailean, Dilan, Dillan, Filian, Fillan, Gilead, Gilean, Gilian, Gillan, Gillean, Gilman, Gilzean, Kiean, Kilean, Kilian, Killean, Milan, Silvan and Tilman. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ailean.

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