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Gillan

What does Gillan mean?

Gillan Pronunciation of Gillan [gillan] 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.

Variations

Gillan has 7 variants: Gilean, Gilian, Gillen, Gilleon, Gillian, Gillion and Gillon.

Creative forms:
(male) Gelan, Gilin, ..

(female) Gillanna, Gilna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gillan Rodney (G.R.), ..

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, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gillan name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gillan outside U.S.

Similar Names

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.

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