Gaylan

First Name
526
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Alt. Meaning

G is for glitter, the spark that is you.

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

L is for life, that you live so well.

A is for artistic, adding beauty to the world

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1924 5 0 5
1931 7 0 7
1933 8 0 8
1934 6 0 6
1935 8 0 8
1936 8 0 8
1938 8 0 8
1939 9 0 9
1940 13 0 13
1941 14 0 14
1942 6 0 6
1943 5 0 5
1944 11 0 11
1945 8 0 8
1946 13 0 13
1947 11 0 11
1948 23 5 18
1949 21 0 21
1950 27 8 19
1951 13 0 13
1952 37 6 31
1953 17 6 11
1954 18 5 13
1955 22 5 17
1956 13 0 13
1957 15 0 15
1958 9 0 9
1959 20 0 20
1960 19 5 14
1961 15 0 15
1962 10 0 10
1963 18 6 12
1964 9 0 9
1965 7 0 7
1966 7 0 7
1967 9 0 9
1969 10 0 10
1970 8 0 8
1971 9 0 9
1972 6 0 6
1974 6 0 6
1975 5 0 5
1976 5 0 5
1995 8 0 8

Fun Facts about the name Gaylan

  • How Popular is the name Gaylan? Gaylan is the 15,812th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Gaylan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 526 babies born with the first name Gaylan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Gaylan to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Gaylan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1924 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Gaylan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gaylan is Friday, August 14th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Gaylan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gaylan was in 1952 with a total of 31 babies.
  • Random Gaylan Factoid: According to the 1948 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Gaylan is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1948.
  • Weird things about the name Gaylan: Your name in reverse order is Nalyag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Agnyal. How do you pronounce that?

What Gaylans Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Gaylan born May 24, 1969

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 Bulgaria approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).