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Dylan

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Meaning and origin
Dylan is a Welsh boy name. The meaning of the name is `sea god, son of the waves `.


Where is it used?
The name Dylan is mainly used in Welsh, English and in Welsh Mythology.

How do they say it elsewhere?
Dillon (In English)


What Dylan`s say about their name
  1. The best thing about the name Dylan:
    I lie it
    The worst thing about the name:
    noe
    If my name wasn`t Dylan....:
    I would be md
    Extra information:
    no
  2. The best thing about the name Dylan:
    What a great reosurce this text is.
    The worst thing about the name:
    What a great reosurce this text is.
    If my name wasn`t Dylan....:
    What a great reosurce this text is.
    Extra information:
    What a great reosurce this text is.
  3. The best thing about the name Dylan:
    It might be super common for a boy, but not a girl!
    The worst thing about the name:
    People are expecting a boy when they hear my name
    If my name wasn`t Dylan....:
    It would be another unisex name like Casey or Alexandra in honor of my grandmother.
    Extra information:
    Use the normal spelling of Dylan, my mom used Dylann and no one ever spells it right!
  4. The best thing about the name Dylan:
    It is unique for a girl
    The worst thing about the name:
    Many people think i am a boy even though i am not
    If my name wasn`t Dylan....:
    i would not be told daily ohh i was expecting a boy
    Extra information:
    Dylan is a wonderful name it sucks when u are a girl and in school becasue people think you should be a boy, but I have grown in to my name and have learned to love it
  5. The best thing about the name Dylan:
    rhymes with chylan
    The worst thing about the name:
    nothing super pimp
    If my name wasn`t Dylan....:
    it wouldn't be as cool
    Extra information:
    spell it Dylan not Dillon


More `Dylan` links
Dylan as abbreviation
Actors named Dylan
Dylan in the encyclopedia





Statistics for Dylan
The name Dylan appears in the name list top 1000 for both male and female. Below you can find the statistics for both sexes.

Dylan as a boys name
Dylan appears in 2007`s top-1000 name list at rank 29. The name reached the top-100 18 times. 2004 was a `top year` for the name Dylan. (Based on 128 years of name history) In that year it ranked #19. The last time Dylan appeared among the most common names was in 1970. Our records go back to 1880

YearRankRank
200729
200626
200524
200419
200319
200223
200121
200024
199923
199825
199730
199633
199534
199432
199332
199228
199146
199083
1980265
1970458
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Dylan as a girls name
Dylan appears in 2007`s top-1000 name list at rank 705.. 2004 was a `top year` for the name Dylan. (Based on 128 years of name history) In that year it ranked #476. The last time Dylan appeared among the most common names was in 1993. Our records go back to 1880

YearRankRank
2007705
2006733
2005607
2004476
2003499
2002887
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1993792
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See also the US top 1000 names 2007

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Dylan Drake
Dylan is a Boys Name I was One of the few Around as a kid in the 80's and love the name now grown to love it and I am from Wales so have a local name
Not Dylan
Everyone that I've met with the name Dylan has been an asshole.


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