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Girl Name: Dylan

Name: Dylan
Pronunciation: \d(y)-lan\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Dylan's also a boy name)
Meaning: born from waves
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Dyllan, Dylane
Similar Names: Dyan, Dola, Dila, Dela, Dayla, Dwan, Duwan, Dowan, Delyn, Delana, Delany, Delane, Devan, Dyann, Dyane, Dyana, Dian, Dylyd, Dylis, Dynah, Dyna, Doran, Dillan, Ellan, Elan, Jaylan, Jolan, Kaylan, Kalan, Kylin, Kylen, Nolan, Tyla

Description

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

The baby name Dylan sounds like Dyllan and Dylane. Other similar baby names are Dyan, Dola, Dila, Dela, Dayla, Dwan, Duwan, Dowan, Delyn, Delana, Delany, Delane, Devan, Dyann, Dyane, Dyana, Dian, Dylyd, Dylis, Dynah, Dyna, Doran, Dillan, Ellan, Elan, Jaylan, Jolan, Kaylan, Kalan, Kylin, Kylen, Nolan and Tyla.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Dylan.

Popularity

Dylan 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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