What does Kirkland mean?
Associated with: old english.
Kirkland has 1 variant: Kirtland.
Affiliated boy name: Kirk.Creative forms:
(female) Middle name pairings:
Kirkland Andrew (K.A.), ..
How popular is Kirkland?
Kirkland is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#1107 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Kirkland entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #1045 in the U.S. in the year 1997, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. The only other prominent alternative form of Kirkland appearing in the Top 2000 is Kirk (#1692 a year ago). Adoption of these forms of Kirkland was common among parents in the 1960s (usage of 0.12%) and has become much reduced since, with the version Kirk going out of style.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Arland, Bryland, Cortland, Derland, Durland, Earland, Erland, Garland▼, Harland▼, Karlan, Kiran, Kirklea, Kirklee (see Kirkley), Kirkley, Kirklie (see Kirkley), Kirklin, Kirkly (see Kirkley), Kirklyn, Kirkwell, Kirkwood, Kirwan, Mariland (see Maryland), Marland, Maryland, Moreland, Morland, Orland, Portland and Rockland. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kirkland.See names in meaning and etymology.