What does Milan mean?
Also nickname for Aemilianus. Usage in European languages is derived from Emiliano, a Latin family name from ancient Rome meaning "eager, laborious" or "rival". In Hindi it is derived from a Sanskrit expression meaning "a coming together". The northern Italian city of Milan takes its name from a Celtic word meaning "mid-plain".
Related boy name: Miles.
Milan▲ has 1 different relation via Emiliano: Emeliano.Kreatif forms: Maylan, Midan, Miman. [more]
How popular is Milan?
Milan is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1106 out of 1220, Top 91%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#5960 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Milan for boys. Milan entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its peak rank of #411 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Prominent varying forms of Milan (#411 2 years ago) are Emiliano (#254 2 years ago) and Miles (#108). These relations of Milan were at the peak of their popularity in 2014 (average #257). Miles is more universally found than the rest, while Emiliano has become trendy as well. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Milan and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)