Meaning and name origin
Harlan is a very popular first name for males (#580 out of 1220, Top 47%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#3109 out of 88799, Top 4%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Harlan for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Harlan and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Harlan (#936), Harlen and Harland. (2014 statistics).