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Flyn

What does Flyn mean?

Flyn Pronunciation of Flyn [flyn] as a boys' name. The meaning of Flyn is "descendant of Flann". Flyn is an alternate spelling of Flynn (Irish, Gaelic): from Flann.

Variations

Flyn has 2 variants: Flin and Flinn.

Creative forms:
(male) Fayn, Flan, ..

(female) Flia, Flyne, ..

Middle name pairings:
Flyn Gerald (F.G.), ..

How popular is Flyn?

Flyn is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#138741 out of 150436, Top 92%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Flynn (#694 last year) is the only popular related form of Flyn (not in Top 2000). Other forms, like Flin, are uncommon. Adoption of this form of Flyn was common less than a decade ago (#659) and has remained as conventional to this day. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Flynn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Flynn outside U.S.

Similar Names

Flyn is pronounced similarly to Flainn and Flann. Other recommended names are Albyn, Allyn, Alvyn, Alwyn, Alyn, Amyn, Arlyn, Boyn, Bryn, Colyn, Dalyn, Deyn, Edyn, Elvyn, Elwyn, Emlyn, Evyn, Fain, Fay, Faye, Felan, Felyx, Fenn, Fin, Finn, Flint, Flip, Floyd, Flynt, Fran, Frayn, Fry, Frye, Fynn, Galyn, Glyn, Gwyn, Lyn, Nolyn, Olyn, Wayn and Wyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Flyn.

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