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Alen

What does Alen mean?

Alen Pronunciation of Alen [alen] as a name for boys is of Old German origin, and Alen means "precious". Alen is an alternate spelling of Alan (Old German): from Adal.

Variations

Alen has 17 variants: Ailean, Ailin, Alain, Alann, Alin, Allain, Allan, Allayne, Allen, Alleyn, Alleyne, Allin, Allon, Allyn, Alon, Alun and Alyn.

6 more relations via Alan: Al, Alair, Aland, Alano, Alley and Allie.

Creative forms:
(male) Alenn, Aler, ..

(female) Alar, Aldel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Alen Lincoln (A.L.), ..

How popular is Alen?

Alen is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#42217 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Alen entered the list in 2000 and reached its apex position of #1635 in the U.S. in the year 2005, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Alen are Al, Alain, Alan (#167 from recent data), Allan (#656), Allen (#349), Allie and Allyn. Other variants, like Allayne, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Alen was well-received in the 1950s (usage of 0.8%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.2%, 73%).

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Allen, Allie, Allyn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Alen is pronounced similarly to Ailwyn, Aloin, Aluin, Alwin, Alwine, Alwyn, Alwynn, Aylwin, Eilan, Eilean, Eilon, Elan, Elian, Elon, Elwin, Elwyn, Ilan, Ilon, Olen, Olin, Olyn, Waylen and Wylan. Other recommended names are Able, Acel, Ade, Aden, Adley, Adlin, Akeno, Alba, Alben, Alden, Alec, Aleck, Aled, Alejo, Alek, Aleko, Aleks, Alem, Alex, Alexi, Alfo, Alfy, Algey, Alia, Alix, Alpin, Alten, Aluf, Alven, Alvin, Alvyn, Aly, Amein, Amer, Amin, Amon, Aren, Arin, Arlen, Arlenn, Arlyn, Arrlen, Asen, Atlee, Axel, Deen, Glen, Jalen, Oren, Pen, Ren and Rien. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alen.

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