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What does Landan mean?

Landan Pronunciation of Landan [lan-dan] as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of Landan is "long hill". Landan is a variant form of Landon (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, hill (mountain).


Landan has 3 variants: Landen, Landin and Landyn.

1 more relation via Landon: Lando.

Creative forms:
(male) Ladan, Lanton, ..

(female) Landa, Lanlan, ..

Middle name pairings:
Landan Otis (L.O.), ..

How popular is Landan?

Landan is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#126400 out of 150436, Top 84%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Landan was first listed in 2003 and reached its highest rank of #947 in the U.S. in the year 2006, and is at #1933 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Landan (#1933 via latest list) listed in the Top 2000 are Landon (#46 via latest list), Landen (#342), Landyn (#450) and Landin. These relations of Landan reached the apex of their popularity 5 years ago (median #628) and are somewhat less popular today (#954, down 26.6%). Landon has been the recurring favorite, although Landyn appears to be gaining favor too, while Landin has lost favor.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Landan, Landen, Landin, Landon, Landyn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Landan is alike in pronunciation to Linden, Lindon, London, Lynden and Lyndon. Other suggested similar names are Brandan, Cadan, Caedan, Caidan, Cannan, Caydan, Chandan, Haddan, Haldan, Hanan, Hannan, Haydan, Janan, Kadan, Kaidan, Kannan, Kaydan, Laban, Ladon, Land, Lander, Landis, Landor, Landry, Langden, Langdon, Lanza, Larran, Lasean, Lathan, Lavan, Lindal, Lindeman, Linton, Lynton, Mandan, Randal, Randon and Tannan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Landan.

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