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pinWhat does Kalen mean?

Kalen /ka-len/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Kalen). Kalen's root is Gaelic. Kalen is a version of Kaelan (Gaelic): meaning uncertain. Compare surname Kilen.


Kalen has 5 variants: Caelan, Kaelin, Kalan, Kalin and Kellen.

Kalen has 2 more relations via Kaelan: Kael and Kaley.

Kreatif forms: Kailen, Kaken, Kealen. [more]

pinHow popular is Kalen?

Kalen is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#57544 out of 150436, Top 38%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Kalen for boys. Kalen entered the list in 1992 and reached its apex rank of #859 in the U.S. in the year 1998, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kalen name in U.S.

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

Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Kalen and associated names. Kellen (#444 a year ago) and Kael are the prominent variation forms of Kalen listed in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity in the year 2009 (usage of 0.24%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.1853%, 22.8%). Kellen (#444) is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kalen, Kael, Kellen in U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Kalen is pronounced similarly to Caelen, Calan, Kealan, Kealon, Kelan, Kilean, Kylan and Kylen. Other suggested similar baby names are Dalen, Galen, Halen, Jalen, Kaden, Kagen, Kalani, Kale, Kaleb, Klein, Kleon, Talen and Valen. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kalen.