Think Baby Names - logo

Garland meaning, boyGarland

Rate Garland: Do you like this name?

Get creative with Garland | Add to list (0)


Garland meaning and name origin

Garland \g(a)-rla-nd, gar-land\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Garland), is pronounced GAR-land. It is of Old English and Old French origin, and the meaning of Garland is "land of the spear; wreath; prize". Place name. Musician Garland Jeffries.

Garland has 7 variant forms: Garlan, Garlen, Garlend, Garlin, Garlind, Garllan and Garlyn.

For more information, see also the related name Garson.

Suggested similar baby names are Earland, Harland and Marland.

View a list of the 10 names that reference Garland.


Popularity of Garland

Garland is a very popular first name for males (#518 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1257 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Garland name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Garland with its variant forms and related boy baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Garland name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Garland outside U.S.

[Top]