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Callan (girl)

What does Callan mean?

Callan Pronunciation of Callan as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' name Callan) is pronounced KAL-an. It is of Scottish origin, and the meaning of Callan is "rock". Also from an Irish surname derived from Cathan.


ASSOCIATED WITH scottish, rock, irish (gaelic), surname


VARIANTS Callen, Calynn, Kallan



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How popular is Callan?

Callan is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#7167 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Callan has not been recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Similar Names

Callan is alike in pronunciation to Caelainn, Caelan, Caelyn, Caileen, Cailene, Cailin, Calen, Cauline, Cayelin, Cayleen, Colleen, Collene, Colline, Kaelin, Kailan, Kailin, Kailyn, Kalan, Kaleen, Kalen, Kalin, Kalyn, Kaylin, Kellen and Kellyn. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Caela, Caila, Caitlan, Cala, Calina, Calla, Callee, Calley, Calli, Callia, Callie, Cally, Carla, Carlah, Carlan, Carlen, Carlin, Carlla, Carllen, Carlyn, Carman, Carolan, Catelan, Catlain, Catlin, Catlyn, Cayla, Cellina, Chalon, Chalonn, Cilla, Collena, Collina, Dalla, Dallas, Dillan, Dyllan, Ellan, Fallan, Fallen, Fallon, Fallyn, Galla, Gillan, Jaylan, Jillan, Kalla, Lalla, Nollan and Pallas. These names tend to be more commonly used than Callan.

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