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Girl Name: Dillan

Name: Dillan
Pronunciation: \d(il)-lan\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Dillan's also a boy name)
Meaning: born from waves
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Dillian, Dyllan, Dillon
Similar Names: Dilla, Gillan, Jillan


Dillan \d(il)-lan\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Dillan), is a variant of Dylana (Welsh), and the meaning of Dillan is "born from waves".

The baby name Dillan sounds like Dillian, Dyllan and Dillon. Other similar baby names are Dilla, Gillan and Jillan.


Dillan is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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