Rylan – Boy Name Meaning, Origin and Popularity | BabyCenter.
Rylan is a gender-neutral name of Old English origin. This name is a variant of the English surname Ryland, meaning ‘land where rye is grown’. Rye is such a versatile grain and can be used in everything from bread to whisky.
Nicknames for the name Rylan:
Rye, Rie, Lan, Len.
Rylan Origin and meaning
The name Rylan is both a boy’s and a girl’s name and means “island meadow”. As a unisex name, Rylan plays on many popular baby names, including Ryan and Riley.
Rylan was the 338. most popular boy’s name and the 949th most popular girl’s name. In 2021 there were 956 little boys and 275 little girls named Rylan. 1 in 1,946 boys and 1 in 6,471 girls born in 2021 will be named Rylan.
What does Rylan mean? Rylan is a baby name popular mainly in the Christian religion, with its main origins in English. The name Rylan means land where rye is grown.
How common is the name Rylen for a baby born in 2021? Rylen was the 1319. most popular boy name and the 4298th most popular girl name. In 2021 there were 140 little boys and only 32 little girls named Rylen. 1 in 13,290 boys and 1 in 55,609 girls born in 2021 will be named Rylen.
There are no laws against this in the US. There are a lot of people here who give their children the exact same name as one of the parents and add a Jr. after that. For example: American boxer George Foreman named all five of his sons George Edward Foreman.
The rarest girl name is Elora because it’s at the bottom of the popularity charts, but there are several rare girl names including Hadleigh and Ophelia. Some parents even choose to create a new name based on a place they love, a family member, or one with a different cultural significance.