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What does Landen mean?

Landen Pronunciation of Landen [lan-den] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of the name Landen is "long hill". Landen is an alternate form of Landon (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, hill (mountain).


Landen has 3 variants: Landan, Landin and Landyn.

1 more related form via Landon: Lando.

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

(female) Lanlan, Lanren, ..

Middle name pairings:
Landen Kareem (L.K.), ..

How popular is Landen?

Landen is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#24807 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Landen was first listed in 1991 and reached its apex position of #199 in the U.S. in the year 2008, and is at #342 presently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Landen (#342 in 2015) rated in the Top 2000 are Landan (#1933 in 2015), Landin, Landon (#46) and Landyn (#450). These forms of Landen reached the peak of their popularity 5 years ago (adoption of 0.7%) and are somewhat less common today (adoption 0.5%, down 26.6%), with the form Landin becoming less stylish. Landon has been the most popular choice, though Landyn has become popular as well.

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

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

Similar Names

Landen is alike in pronunciation to Linden, Lindon, London, Lynden and Lyndon. Other suggested similar names are Barden, Branden, Caden, Caiden, Camden, Carden, Cayden, Eaden, Hadden, Haden, Halden, Hansen, Harden, Hayden, Jaden, Jaeden, Jaiden, Jansen, Janzen, Jayden, Kaden, Kaeden, Kaiden, Kannen, Kayden, Laddey, Ladon, Laiken, Laken, Lance, Land, Lander, Landers, Landis, Landor, Landry, Langden, Langdon, Lange, Langsden, Lanier, Larren, Larsen, Lathen, Lauren, Leander, Liander, Lindeman, Linder, Linton, Lynton, Malden, Mandan, Mandel, Manten (see Manton), Marden, Raiden, Randel, Randon, Sander, Sandey, Tandey, Tannen, Tansen, Vander, Varden, Walden, Warden, Xander and Zander. These names tend to be more frequently used than Landen.

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