What does Sloan mean?
Sloan /sloan/ as a boys' name (also used more generally as girls' name Sloan) is pronounced slohn. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Sloan is "man of arms, warrior". Irish surname in rare use as a given name; Sloane is used as a feminine form, and is associated with "Sloane Square" in west London, where a particular type of young, upper-class women (known as "Sloane rangers") have their flats. Novelist Sloan Wilson.
Sloan has 1 variant: Sloane.
Sloan has 1 feminine form: Sloane.Kreatif forms: Sloanna, Sloanney, Sloanno. [more]
How popular is Sloan?
Sloan is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#743 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Sloan for boys. Sloan has yet to make it into the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Thinking of names?
Sloan is alike in pronunciation to Slawin. Other recommended similar baby names are Alan▲, Alban, Aldan, Allan▼, Alvan, Doan, Elan, Elian▲, Elkan, Elman, Ilan, Roan, Sagan, Sajan, Salman, Sean▲, Shaan, Shan, Shonn, Silvan, Sion, Sohan, Soloman, Stan▼, Stian, Suman, Sylvan▼ and Syon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Sloan.