What does Carolan mean?
Carolan /car-olan/ [3 sylls.] 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 an alternate spelling of Carollan (Irish, Gaelic). Compare last name Coriolan.
Carolan has 1 feminine form: Caroline.Kreatif forms: Carrolan, Corlan, Corrolan. [more]
How popular is Carolan?
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.