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Garlan

What does Garlan mean?

Garlan Pronunciation of Garlan [gar-lan] as a name for boys. The name Garlan means "land of the spear; wreath". Garlan is an alternate form of Garland (Old English, Old French): place name.

Associated with: spear (warrior).

Variations

Garlan has 4 variants: Garlen, Garlin, Garllan and Garlyn.

2 more alternative forms via Garland: Garlend and Garlind.

Creative forms:
(male) Gralan, Grolan, ..

(female) Garla, Garna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Garlan Josue (G.J.), ..

How popular is Garlan?

Garlan is an uncommon first name for males. Garlan is an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only popular varying form of Garlan (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 is Garland. This form of Garlan was favored as a baby name a century ago (#274), but now, Garland has become somewhat dated. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Garlan and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aaran, Arlan, Caelan, Calan, Callan, Caolan, Carman, Carolan, Carsan, Dalan, Dallan, Dargan, Darian, Darran, Earland, Faelan, Faolan, Farlay, Farran, Gaelan, Gahan, Galin, Galvan, Gamlin, Garin, Garion, Garmann, Garmen, Garmon, Garnar, Garpar (see Gaspard), Garrad, Garran, Garrat, Garren, Garrman (see Garman), Garron, Garson, Garton, Garven, Garwen, Garwin, Garwyn, Gavan, Gawan, Gaylen, Gaylin, Gaylon, Gillan, Girvan, Goran, Gordan, Gorman, Gullan, Harlan, Harland, Harlen, Harlyn, Harman, Haylan, Jaelan, Jaran, Jarran, Jaylan, Kaelan, Karlin, Karman, Larran, Marlan, Marland, Marlen, Marlon, Taran, Tarran and Waylan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Garlan.

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