What does Lathan mean?
Lathan has 1 variant: Lathen.
Lathan is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#9684 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Lathan for boys. Lathan entered the list in 2010 and reached its top rank of #931 in the U.S. in 2011, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Nathan (#38 a year ago), Nathen, Nate and Nat are the popular variation forms of Lathan. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.2592%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.1924%, down 25.8%), with the versions Nathen and Nat becoming less trendy. Nathan (#38) is the most trendy name for newborns in this list, and there is also a resurgence in birth name popularity for this name. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Lathan and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)