What does Franklyn mean?
Franklyn has 4 variants: Francklin, Francklyn, Franklinn and Franklynn.
1 more alternative form via Franklin: Frank▼.Creative forms:
(male) Franlyn, Fraslyn, ..
(female) Franklyne, Frankmene, .. Middle name pairings:
Franklyn Tyrus (F.T.), ..
How popular is Franklyn?
Franklyn is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1197 out of 1220, Top 98%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#32782 out of 150436, Top 22%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Franklyn reached its peak rank of #666 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Frank (#355 a year ago) and Franklin (#443) are the prominent alternative forms of Franklyn listed in the Top 2000. These forms of Franklyn were popular as baby names 135 years ago (usage of 2.93%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.09%, 97.1% less), with versions such as Franklin falling out of fashion.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Arlyn, Brandyn▼, Branly, Brendyn, Brenttyn, Brentyn, Brenyn, Connlyn, Cranly (see Cranley), Crayn, Dalyn, Faelan, Falken, Faolan, Farly, Farnly (see Farnley), Flann, Flannan, Flyn, Fran, Franc, Franche, Franchot, Francis▼, Franck, Francke, Franco▲, Francois, Franio, Frankie▼, Franko, Franky, Frann, Frannie, Frans, Frants, Frantz, Franz, Franzel, Franzen, Franzi, Franzin, Frayn, Frayne, Galyn, Garlyn, Grantly, Hamlyn, Harlyn, Jenkyn (see Jenkin), Kirklyn and Landyn▲. These names tend to be less frequently used than Franklyn.See names in meaning and etymology.