What does Erling mean?
(male) Edling, Elling, ..
(female) Erli, Erlyn, .. Middle name pairings:
Erling Bryton (E.B.), ..
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)
Erling entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its top position of #969 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Arlin, Carling, Delling, Earland, Earlie, Earvin, Edelin, Edin, Edlin, Edvin, Edwin▼, Efrain, Eilgin, Eilginn, Eilian, Eilif, Eirnin, Elan, Eldin, Elgine, Eliam, Elian, Eliana, Elice, Elija, Elis, Eliu, Eljin, Ellice, Elwinn (see Elvin), Emlen, Emlin, Emlynn, Erico, Erik▼, Erin▼, Eriq, Erix, Erki, Erl, Erland, Erlend, Erlie, Erly, Ermano, Ermin, Erminio, Ermino, Ernan, Ernie▼, Ernin, Erno, Erric, Errick, Erron, Erskine, Ervin▼, Ervine, Erving, Ervyn, Erwin▼, Erwinn, Erwyn, Erwynn, Evelin, Evin, Ewing, Goring, Harding, Irving▼, Loring, Masling (see Maslin), Orlin, Ring and Waring. These names tend to be more commonly used than Erling.See names in meaning and etymology.