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Garlyn

What does Garlyn mean?

Garlyn Pronunciation of Garlyn [gar-lyn] as a name for boys. Garlyn means "land of the spear; wreath". Garlyn is a variant form of Garland (Old English, Old French): place name.

Associated with: spear (warrior).

Variations

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

2 more relations via Garland: Garlend and Garlind.

Creative forms:
(male) Gerlyn, Grelyn, ..

(female) Garlya, ..

Middle name pairings:
Garlyn Kasen (G.K.), ..

How popular is Garlyn?

Garlyn is a rare given name for men. Garlyn is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent alternative form of Garlyn (outside Top 2000) is Garland. This relation of Garlyn was popular in the 1910s (#274), but now, Garland has become less in vogue. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aaryn, Arlyn, Berlyn, Carlin, Carly, Carwyn, Dalyn, Darryn, Darwyn, Daryn, Early, Farly, Gaelan, Galan, Galen, Galin, Galyn, Gamlin, Garan, Garen, Garey, Garin, Garion, Garman, Garmen, Garmin, Garmon, Garon, Garran, Garren, Garrin, Garron, Garry, Garryk (see Garrick), Garson, Garton, Garvan, Garven, Garvin, Garvy, Garvyn, Garwen, Garwin, Garwyn, Garwynn (see Garvin), Gary, Gavyn, Gawayn, Gaylen, Gaylin, Gaylon, Glyn, Hamlyn, Harlan, Harlen, Harlin, Harly, Harlyn, Harlynn, Jaryn, Karlan, Karlin, Mardyn (see Marden), Marlan, Marlen, Marlin, Marlon, Marly, Martyn, Marvyn, Merlyn, Tarryn and Verlyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Garlyn.

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