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pinWhat does Harlin mean?

Harlin /har-lin/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Old English origin, and the name Harlin means "army land". Harlin is a version, with the suffix -in, of Harlan (Old English): place name.


Harlin has 4 variants: Harlen, Harlenn, Harlyn and Harlynn.

Harlin has 1 more related form via Harlan: Harland.

Kreatif forms: Hailin, Hazlin. [more]

pinHow popular is Harlin?

Harlin is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#16829 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Harlan (#936 the previous year), Harlen and Harland are the popular varying forms of Harlin (not ranked). Variants like Harlyn are seldom used. Adoption of these boy names reached its highest during the years 1920-1929 (usage of 0.3787%) and has become much less since (usage 0.0213%, 94.4% less), with the versions Harland and Harlan becoming less stylish. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Harlin and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Harlan, Harland, Harlen in U.S.

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

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Recommended similar baby names are Carlin, Garlin, Hamlin, Harbin, Hardin, Harkin, Karlin and Marlin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Harlin.