What does Caelan mean?
Caelan [cae-lan] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Caelan) is pronounced KAY-lan, SHAY-lin. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Caelan is "slender". Anglicized form of Caolán (see Caolan). May also be related to Cailean.
Related boy name: Kaelan.Creative forms:
(male) Caeian, Caeran, ..
(female) Caecal, .. Middle name pairings:
Caelan Ander (C.A.), ..
How popular is Caelan?
Caelan is an unusual first name for men. Caelan is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Caelan was first listed in 1994 and reached its apex rank of #1067 in the U.S. in the year 2001, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Kaelan is the only other popular varying form of Caelan ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Keelin, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Caelan was more pronounced among parents 14 years ago.
Caelan is alike in pronunciation to Callan▲, Colan, Colin, Collen, Collin, Colyn, Cullan, Cullen▲, Cullin, Kaelin, Kalan, Kalen, Kalin, Keallan, Keelan, Keilan, Kelan, Kellan▲ and Kylan▲. Other recommended names are Cadan, Cadfan, Cadman, Caedan, Cael, Caesar, Caetano, Caezar, Cahan, Caidan, Cajetan, Callum▲, Calum, Cannan, Carlin, Carman, Carolan, Carsan, Cathan, Catlin, Cavan, Caydan, Cillian, Cleon, Conlan, Daelan, Dalan, Dallan, Daylan, Faelan, Faolan, Felan, Gaelan, Gaetan, Galan, Garlan, Harlan, Haylan, Jaelan, Jaelin, Jaelon, Jalan, Jayelan, Jaylan▼, Karlan, Marlan, Phelan, Tallan, Taylan and Waylan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Caelan.See names in meaning and etymology.