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What does Kilean mean?

Kilean Pronunciation of Kilean [kilean] as a name for boys. Kilean means "bright-headed". Kilean is a variant form of Killian (Irish, Gaelic): from the same root as Kelly.



VARIANTS Killean, Kilian

(male) Kelean, ..

(female) Kimen, ..

Kilean Herman (K.H.), ..

How popular is Kilean?

Kilean is an uncommon first name for males. Kilean is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Killian (#348 LAST YEAR) and Kilian (#1330) are the popular related forms of Kilean (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Adoption of these forms of Kilean was widespread among parents in 2015 (MEDIAN #839). Killian has historically been a favorite of parents. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kilian, Killian in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kilean is pronounced similarly to Cailean, Calan, Callan, Colan, Cullan, Kaelan, Kalan, Kalen, Kalin, Kealan, Keallan, Keelan, Keilan, Keillan, Kelan, Kellan, Kellen, Kellin, Kelwin, Kelwyn, Kylan, Kylen and Quillan. Other suggested similar names are Ailean, Dilan, Dillan, Eilan, Eilean, Eilian, Filian, Fillan, Gilead, Gilean, Gilian, Gillan, Gillean, Gilman, Gilzean, Kalani, Kalman, Kean, Kelvan, Kian, Kiean, Kienan, Kieran, Kile, Kiley, Kiran, Kirwan, Klein, Kleon, Milan, Silvan and Tilman. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kilean.

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