What does Kelan mean?
Kelan /ke-lan/ as a name for boys. Kelan's name origin is Gaelic, and the name Kelan means "slender". Kelan is an alternate spelling of Keelan (Irish, Gaelic). Kelan is also a variant of Kellen (Gaelic): an ancient given name.
How popular is Kelan?
Kelan is an unusual first name for men. Kelan is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Kelan for boys. Kelan was first listed in 2007 and reached its apex rank of #978 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Kelan and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Kelan are Kellan (#385 in 2014) and Kellen (#444). These relations of Kelan were favored by parents less than a decade ago (usage of 0.431%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.39%, 9.4% less). Kellen is the firm favorite, though Kellan is currently the preferred form.
Thinking of names?
Kelan is alike in pronunciation to Caelan, Caelen, Calan, Callan▲, Caolan, Colan, Colin▲, Colyn, Cullan, Kaelin, Kalan, Kalen, Kalin, Kealon, Keelin, Kelwin, Kelwinn, Kelwyn, Kilean, Kilian, Killean, Killian▲, Kylan▲ and Kylen. Other suggested similar baby names are Alan▲, Allan▼, Aslan, Bevan, Dolan, Felan, Gehan, Heman, Iefan, Ieuan, Jaelan, Jalan, Jehan, Jevan, Kagan, Kalani, Karlan, Kavan, Keagan▼, Kean, Keane, Keenan▼, Kegan▼, Kelby▼, Keld, Keldon, Kelly▼, Kelsy, Kelten, Kelton▼, Kelvan, Kelven, Kenan, Kenn, Kernan, Kevan, Kevyn, Keyvan, Kiean, Kienan, Kieran▲, Kiran, Kyran, Meldan, Nolan▲, Orlan, Phelan, Rylan▲, Sean▲, Teran and Tevan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kelan.