What does Erling mean?
Erling /er-ling/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Erling is "son of the nobleman".
VariationsKreatif forms: Enling, Euerling, Euling. [more]
How popular is Erling?
Erling is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#53420 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Erling for boys. Erling entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its top position of #857 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)