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Girl Name: Dillon

Name: Dillon
Pronunciation: \d(il)-lon\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Dillon's also a boy name)
Meaning: born from waves
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Dillan, Dillian, Dyllan
Similar Names: Aillin, Dilla, Dilli, Dillys, Dion, Ellon, Fallon, Gillan, Jillan
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 825


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

The baby name Dillon sounds like Dillan, Dillian and Dyllan. Other similar baby names are Aillin, Dilla, Dilli, Dillys, Dion, Ellon, Fallon, Gillan and Jillan.


Dillon is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#825 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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