What does Carolan mean?
Carolan \c(a)-ro-lan\ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Carolan). Carolan's name origins are Irish and Gaelic, and the name Carolan means "little champion". Carolan is a variation of Carollan (Irish, Gaelic).
Carolan has 1 feminine form: Caroline.
Carolan is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#13082 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Carolan for boys. Carolan has yet to make it into the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A recommended similar baby name is Caolan. Like Carolan, this name is not frequently used.