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since 1880

Olan

  • Gender: Boy
  • #5680 All Time
Girls
Boys
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9k Olin
7k Olen

How popular is the baby name Olan in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1895 6 0 6
1896 5 0 5
1899 5 0 5
1901 9 0 9
1902 9 0 9
1903 5 0 5
1904 6 0 6
1905 7 0 7
1907 7 0 7
1908 14 0 14
1909 12 0 12
1910 11 0 11
1911 14 0 14
1912 21 0 21
1913 33 0 33
1914 39 0 39
1915 43 0 43
1916 47 0 47
1917 46 0 46
1918 42 0 42
1919 58 0 58
1920 69 0 69
1921 56 0 56
1922 57 0 57
1923 53 0 53
1924 67 0 67
1925 58 0 58
1926 37 0 37
1927 51 0 51
1928 46 0 46
1929 36 0 36
1930 43 0 43
1931 48 0 48
1932 41 0 41
1933 30 0 30
1934 33 0 33
1935 32 0 32
1936 36 0 36
1937 37 0 37
1938 39 0 39
1939 36 0 36
1940 30 0 30
1941 34 0 34
1942 30 0 30
1943 37 0 37
1944 32 0 32
1945 30 0 30
1946 34 0 34
1947 36 0 36
1948 23 0 23
1949 28 0 28
1950 22 0 22
1951 30 0 30
1952 37 0 37
1953 33 0 33
1954 20 0 20
1955 23 0 23
1956 14 0 14
1957 23 0 23
1958 19 0 19
1959 16 0 16
1960 16 0 16
1961 20 0 20
1962 11 0 11
1963 15 0 15
1964 14 0 14
1965 18 0 18
1966 13 0 13
1967 12 0 12
1968 12 0 12
1969 18 0 18
1970 7 0 7
1971 15 0 15
1972 8 0 8
1973 12 0 12
1974 11 0 11
1975 13 0 13
1976 10 0 10
1977 13 0 13
1978 12 0 12
1979 9 0 9
1980 12 0 12
1981 10 0 10
1982 11 0 11
1983 9 0 9
1984 11 0 11
1985 9 0 9
1986 6 0 6
1988 8 0 8
1989 12 0 12
1992 10 0 10
1994 9 0 9
1995 6 0 6
1996 12 0 12
1997 7 0 7
2000 10 0 10
2001 8 0 8
2002 11 0 11
2003 8 0 8
2004 14 0 14
2005 9 0 9
2006 8 0 8
2007 5 0 5
2008 15 0 15
2009 17 0 17
2010 12 0 12
2011 16 0 16
2012 10 0 10
2013 27 0 27
2014 19 0 19
2015 25 0 25

Want to know about the popularity of the Olan baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,500 babies born with the name Olan in the United States. That's more than enough Olans to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1895 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Olan" was in 1920 with a total of 69 babies.

According to the 1932 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Olan" is not a popular baby boy's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1932. Across the entire United States a total of only 41 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Olan popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Olan" mean? The list below shows the origins of Olan as well as things modernly associated with the name Olan such as celebrities named Olan.

Other Inspirations for the Name Olan

Olan Mills
Olan Rogers
Olan Johnson
Olan Soule
Olan Recipe

Alternative Meanings

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nalo". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oaln". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Olan born Aug 2, 2013

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern England approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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