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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Caelan

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  • According to a user from Canada, the name Caelan is of Gaelic origin and means "Slender or Powerful Warrior".

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cáel +‎ -án

  1. gut, bowel

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1990 5 5 0
1991 6 6 0
1992 35 0 35
1993 33 7 26
1994 55 12 43
1995 76 7 69
1996 81 12 69
1997 117 7 110
1998 124 20 104
1999 120 16 104
2000 125 23 102
2001 174 39 135
2002 170 51 119
2003 151 75 76
2004 156 59 97
2005 83 30 53
2006 125 53 72
2007 101 34 67
2008 141 20 121
2009 121 28 93
2010 112 19 93
2011 111 23 88
2012 78 17 61
2013 81 14 67
2014 77 15 62
2015 59 6 53
2016 60 8 52
2017 75 15 60

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Popularity of Caelan as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Caelan

  • How Popular is the name Caelan? Caelan is the 5,643rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Caelan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,652 babies born with the first name Caelan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Caelan to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Caelan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Caelan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Caelan was in 2001 with a total of 135 babies.
  • Random Caelan Factoid: According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Caelan is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1998.
  • Weird things about the name Caelan: Your name in reverse order is Naleac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Elncaa. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Caelan born Feb 10, 2008

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ontario approximately on 1675. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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