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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Cullyn

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From Old Irish cuilenn  (“(wood of the) holly-tree”) (compare Scottish Gaelic and Irish cuileann), from Proto-Celtic *kolinnos (compare Welsh celyn, Breton kelenn), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱol- (“thorn, thorny plant”) (compare English holly), from *ḱel- (“to cut”).

  1. holly

Fun Facts about the name Cullyn

  • How Popular is the name Cullyn? Cullyn is the 71,500th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Cullyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11 babies born with the first name Cullyn in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Cullyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2011 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Cullyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Cullyn was in 2011 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Cullyn: Your name in reverse order is Nylluc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cyulnl. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Cullyn born Jan 25, 1994

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 Alaska approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

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. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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