What does Cullen mean?
Cullen [cullen] as a boys' name is pronounced KULL-en. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Cullen is "good-looking lad; handsome". Poet William Cullen Bryant.
(male) Colen, Cullenne, ..
(female) Cullenia, Cullenne, ..
How popular is Cullen?
Cullen is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#1665 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name history of Cullen for boys. Cullen reached its peak rank of #413 in the U.S. in 2010, and is currently at #571. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Cullen▲ is alike in pronunciation to Caelan, Caelen, Cailean, Cailin, Calan, Callan▲, Caolan, Colan, Colin, Collen, Collin, Colwin, Colwyn, Colyn, Kalen, Kellan▲, Kellen, Kellin, Killean, Kylen▲, Quillan and Quillen. Other recommended names are Allen▼, Arllen, Callum▲, Cillian, Clem▼, Cleon, Colden, Collden (see Colden), Colle, Colley, Colten▲, Conlen, Culley, Cully, Culver, Curley, Cutler, Cuyler, Dallen, Dillen, Fuller, Gillen, Gullan, Hallen, Julien▲, Mallen, Mellen, Millen, Muller, Sulley, Tallen, Tulley and Vallen. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cullen.See names in meaning and etymology.