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What does Heilyn mean?

Heilyn Pronunciation of Heilyn [heilyn] as a boys' name is pronounced HAY-lin. It is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Heilyn is "to prepare". Originally an occupational name for a wine steward, from heilio and the -yn ending. The name is borne by two characters in the "Mabinogi".

Associated with: occupational.


Creative forms:
(male) Hallyn, Hewlyn, ..

(female) Heihan, Heiley, ..

Middle name pairings:
Heilyn Jay (H.J.), ..

How popular is Heilyn?

Heilyn is an uncommon first name for men and also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Heilyn has not been ranked in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Similar Names

Heilyn is alike in pronunciation to Halen, Hallen, Haylan, Howlan and Howlen. Other suggested similar names are Ailwyn, Airyn, Allyn, Alyn, Berlyn, Berwyn, Colyn, Delwyn, Devlyn, Evelyn, Galyn, Garlyn, Hagly, Hailey, Haily (see Haley), Haimon, Hamlen, Hamlin, Hamlyn, Harlin, Harly, Harlyn, Harlynn, Heddwyn, Hedeon, Hedley, Hedly (see Hedley), Hedwin, Hedwyn, Hedwynn (see Heddwyn), Heiko, Heiman, Heimann, Hein, Heine, Heiner, Heini, Heinie, Helgi, Heller, Henlea, Henlee, Henley, Henlie, Herlad, Herman, Hermon, Hernly, Hewson, Hildy, Hill, Hilly, Hurly, Husayn, Hywyn, Jenkyn (see Jenkin), Jermyn, Keilan, Kelvyn, Kervyn, Meilyr, Merlyn, Mervyn, Neilan, Olyn, Perkyn, Terryn, Teryn, Tevyn and Verlyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Heilyn.