What does Gillan mean?
Gillan /gil-lan/ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Gillan). The meaning of Gillan is "servant of St John". Gillan is a variant form of Gillean (Scottish, Gaelic): related to names like Gilchrist.
Associated with: servant
(male) Gelan, Gilin, ..
(female) Gillanna, Gilna, ..
How popular is Gillan?
Gillan is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#16954 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name statistics of Gillan for boys. Gillan has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Gillan is pronounced similarly to Gaelan, Galan, Galen▼, Galin, Galyn, Gaylen, Gaylin, Gaylon, Gilleoin, Gilon, Gullan and Gwillyn. Other suggested similar names are Ailean, Allan▼, Callan▲, Cillian, Cullan, Dallan, Dilan▲, Dillan, Dillen, Dillon▼, Dyllan, Eilan, Eilean, Eilian, Filian, Fillan, Foillan (see Faolan), Gaillen, Galvan, Garlan, Garllan, Gellion, Gian, Gilad, Gilam, Gilead, Gillby, Gilles, Gilley, Gillis, Gillman, Gillray, Gillson, Gilman, Gilray, Gilson, Gilzean, Giovan, Girvan, Giuliano, Gleann (see Glen), Glen▼, Glenn▼, Glin, Glinn, Glyn, Glynn, Keillan, Kellan▲, Kilean, Kilian, Killean, Killian▲, Mellan, Milan▲, Millar, Millen, Nollan, Quillan, Rollan, Tallan, Tillman▼ and Tilman. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gillan.