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Gillen

What does Gillen mean?

Gillen Pronunciation of Gillen [gillen] as a name for boys. The meaning of Gillen is "servant of St John". Gillen is a variant form of Gillean (Scottish, Gaelic): related to names like Gilchrist.

Associated with: servant.

Variations

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

Creative forms:
(male) Gelen, Gilgen, ..

(female) Gilna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gillen Drayden (G.D.), ..

How popular is Gillen?

Gillen is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#4056 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Gillen has not been ranked in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Gillen is pronounced similarly to Gaelan, Galan, Galen, Galin, Galyn, Gaylen, Gaylin, Gaylon, Gilleoin, Gilon, Gullan and Gwillyn. Other suggested similar names are Allen, Arllen, Bille, Collen, Cullen, Dallen, Dillan, Dillen, Dillon, Fillan, Gaille, Gaillen, Galeno, Gallven (see Galvin), Galten, Galven, Garlen, Gellion, Ghilles (see Gillies), Gilam, Gilbey, Giles, Gill, Gillbey (see Gilby), Gillby, Gilles, Gillett, Gilley, Gillies, Gillis, Gillman, Gillson, Gilman, Gilmer, Gilson, Gilzean, Girven, Glen, Glenn, Glin, Glinn, Glyn, Glynn, Golden, Hallen, Hillel, Hiller, Jaillen, Kellen, Killean, Mallen, Mellen, Millen, Milten (see Milton), Quillen, Tallen, Tilden, Tillden (see Tilden), Vallen, Villem, Willem, Willet and Willey. These names tend to be more frequently used than Gillen.

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