Origin and Meaning of the Name Allan

Allan

Celtic - Male

Harmony, stone, or noble. Also fair, handsome. Originally a saint's name, it was reintroduced to Britain during the Norman Conquest, remained popular throughout the Middle Ages, and was revived in the 19th century. See also Allen.

  • Rated 3.42 out of 4 stars

Rating: 3.42 (85 votes)

Allan male popularity statistics
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2014720-65331
2013655+39368
2012694-20339
2011674-60350
2010614-55403
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2008553-37477
2007516-12506
2006504-42513
2005462-19554
2004443-30588
2003413+64624
2002477+6495
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2000484-40483
1999444+8513
1998452+1497
1997453+28485
1996481-59449
1995422+6539
1994428-24531
1993404-20572
1992384-7595
1991377+6601
1990383-5605
1989378-26591
1988352+10590
1987362+3538
1986365-9510
1985356-30517
1984326-2585
1983324-1589
1982323+12590
1981335+6552
1980341+1538
19793420528
1978342+11507
1977353-11491
1976342-29505
1975313+16579
1974329-16534
1973313-18561
1972295-23626
1971272-5780
1970267-10806
1969257-14813
1968243-4872
1967239-17859
1966222-3988
1965219+11,095
196422001,170
1963220-51,223
1962215-41,281
1961211-141,342
1960197+41,473
1959201-211,434
1958180+71,603
1957187-91,575
1956178-211,633
1955157-101,844
1954147+71,956
1953154-81,851
1952146-91,936
1951137+61,965
1950143-11,891
1949142-101,935
194813202,059
1947132-82,189
1946124+142,060
1945138+21,579
1944140-41,502
1943136-121,640
1942124+111,764
1941135-201,492
1940115+101,607
1939125-61,411
1938119+51,541
1937124+141,338
1936138+121,128
1935150+11,015
1934151+3993
1933154-1934
1932153-21,008
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1918244-6477
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1910270-1182
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