What does Dilan mean?
(male) Dilana, Dilani, ..
(female) Dilani, Dilanne, .. Middle name pairings:
Dilan Brenden (D.B.), ..
How popular is Dilan?
Dilan is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#80502 out of 150436, Top 54%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Dilan for boys. Dilan was first listed in 1992 and reached its peak rank of #831 in the U.S. in 2010, and is presently at #904. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Dilan (#904 from recent data) ranked in the Top 2000 are Dillan (#1431 from recent data), Dillon (#448), Dyllon and Dylon. Usage of these forms of Dilan was at its peak 2 decades ago (adoption of 0.29%) and has become much diminished since (adoption 0.05%, ▼81%), with versions such as Dylon becoming less trendy. Dilan is the most chic baby name in this compilation.
Dilan▲ is pronounced similarly to Daelan, Dalan, Dalen, Dallan, Dallen, Dallin▼, Dallon, Dalon, Dalwyn, Dalyn, Daylan, Daylen, Daylin, Daylon, Delaine, Delane, Deleon, Delon, Delwin, Delwyn, Deylin, Dolan, Dylan, Dyllan and Dylonn. Other suggested similar names are Agilan, Aitan, Arlan, Aslan, Calan, Colan, Daman, Dan▼, Daran, Dean, Delani, Delano▼, Delany, Delman, Dima, Dimas, Dion▼, Dixon, Doan, Duran, Eian, Eidan, Eilan, Eilean, Eitan, Elan, Felan, Finan, Galan, Gian, Gilean, Gillan, Gilman, Ilan, Jalan, Jian, Kalan, Keilan, Kian▲, Kiean, Kilian, Kiran, Milan▲, Nisan, Nolan▲, Rian, Rylan, Silvan, Tilman and Wylan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dilan.See names in meaning and etymology.