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What does Tilman mean?

Tilman Pronunciation of Tilman as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and Tilman means "one who plows the earth". Tilman is an alternate form of Tillman (Old English): occupational name.

ASSOCIATED WITH Ti-, old english, earth





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How popular is Tilman?

Tilman is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#23547 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Tilman was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its top position of #1292 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

Tillman is the only other prominent related form of Tilman. Adoption of these forms of Tilman reached its highest 125 years ago, but now, the version Tillman has become somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tilman, Tillman in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tilman and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Tilman is pronounced similarly to Talmon and Tilmann. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Ailean, Colman, Delman, Dilan, Dillan, Eilan, Eilean, Eilian, Elman, Filian, Fillan, Gilean, Gilian, Gillan, Gillman, Gilman, Holman, Kalman, Kilean, Kilian, Milan, Salman, Silvan, Tallan, Talmai, Tasman, Tazman, Tedman, Teman, Tienan, Tilar, Tilden, Tildon, Tilton, Timon, Truman, Wilmar and Zalman. These names tend to be more frequently used than Tilman.

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