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Alan meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Alan No. of characters: 4 Gender: BoyOrigin: English Scottish Breton French Celtic
How to pronounce Alan a-lan What does my name mean?
Meanings: God of Shine Handsome Cheerful Rock Comely Peace Little Rock Noble Rock or Noble Breton Celtic origin, meaning suggesting rock. Particularly widespread in Ireland, Scotland and France. Namesakes: Alan Stivell, the Breton singer.

Alan was ranked 152 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 6.75% from its previous ranking of 163 in 2015. Alan was ranked 951 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 0.21% from its previous ranking of 953 in 2015. First name derived from Alain. Comes from the Latin "Alanus" The name of a tribe near the Black Sea. September 9 is celebrated.. Rather reserved, dreamy and sensitive,Alanfind more balance in their family and professional lives. Very studious, loving reading,Alanare more comfortable in intellectual domains manuals. Careers in education are their favorable. Alan have few friends but are a loyalty foolproof.

Full form of Alan : Able Level-Headed Affectionate Naive

Alan is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 2012 and ranked 170 in 2015. Around 3974 people wear Alan as their first name. Alan is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Alan was a very very popular first name for boy but is a rare first name for a boy which is a rare boy name since 2016 and ranked 152 in 2016 in United States. Around 345292 people wear Alan as their first name. Alan is a very consistent name over the past 130 years. 0.095527% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Alan
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History of Alan

Members of a nomadic tribe expelled from Asia Minor to 280, the "Alani" are defeated by the Huns and Vandals in the 4th century. -Dominicain Breton, Alain de la Roche dedicates his life to spreading devotion to Mary and the Rosary in France, then throughout the north of Europe, in the fifteenth century. -For Brittany, Alan saint was Bishop of Quimper, in the sixth sièce. It is celebrated on November 27. Alan is also a name worn by Arab children and in this case, it means "frank and fearless"

Expression number of Alan is 1.

Alan loves adventure and independence and possess determination and originality. Alan generally leads and direct others and likes to establishes their individual identity.

Names that rhyme with Alan Abdisalan, Addylan, Adlan, Adylan, Aelan, Ailan, Akilan, Alan, Allan, Arlan, Arsalan, Arslan, Ashlan, Aslan, Aylan, Azlan, Aztlan, Balan, Baylan, BilanFamous people named Alan
Dalana Bissonnette in Sexual Insanity as Actress
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Inez Palange in Scarface as Actress
Laurette Lalande in FLA (Faire: l'amour) as Actress
Rosa Catalano in La terra trema as Actress
Alanoud Sajini in Wadjda as Actress
Kendra Haaland in How to Train Your Dragon 2 as Producer
Rosa Catalano in Shaurya: It Takes Courage to Make Right... Right as Actress
Julie Alannagh-Brighten in Miss Monday as Actress
Zahra Alani in A Killer Among Us as Actress
Alan Ladd, actor,producer
Alan Miller, editor,writer,director
Alan Alda, actor
Alan Arkin, actor,director
Alan Parker, director,writer
Alan Rickman, actor,writer
Alan Smithee, director,actor,writer
Alan Bates, actor,producer
Alan Cumming, actor,producer
Alan Hale Jr., actor
Alan J. Pakula, producer,director,writer
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Alan Hale, actor,director
Alan Natale, actor,casting director
Alan L. Nineberg, sound department
Alan Farquharson, production designer
Alan Williams, composer
Alan Myerson, director,actor,writer
Alan Ari Lazar, composer
Alan Dinehart, actor,producer
Alan Dinehart, actor
Alan Roberts, editor,producer,director
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Alan Mruvka, producer,writer,actor
Alan Thicke, actor,writer
Alan Silvestri, composer
Alan Precourt, animation department
Alan Brewer, composer
Alan Hines, writer,producer
Alan Aaronson, actor
Alan Abel, actor,director,writer
Alan Abelew, actor,producer
Alan Abrahams, actor,sound department
Alan Abrams, editor,sound department
Alan Abrams, legal
Alan Ackles, actor
Alan Adair, actor
Alan Adair, writer
Alan Adams, actor
Alan Adelman, cinematographer
Alan Adelson, director,writer,producer
Alan J. Adler, writer,producer
Alan Adrian, actor
Names like Alan Ala, Alaa, Alaan, Alaana, Alaë, Alaïdo, Alaïna, Alaïne, Alaïs, Alabama, Alac, Alacia, Alacyia, Aladdin, Aladin, Aladino, Aladrian, Alae, Alaedin, Alaejah
Alan Namesakes Posts having Alan: Comments :Alan is a masculine first name that occurs sporadically as a surname. The origin of the name is disputed, he is possibly Celtic / Breton origin that means "small rock", "handsome, handsome" or "warrior" in Breton; another theory the name means "of the people of the Alans ". The name is often the case in France, England, the US and Canada, but also in Eastern Europe. Alan is a Breton name, so of Celtic origin, equivalent to the French name Alain. It is also the name of Brittany Fox, Alan al Louarn or Alanig al Louarn. Alan first name comes from Iranian word "Alani", which means members of an Iranian nomadic tribe. This is also the Breton form of the name Alan. People named Alan: Alan (Argyll) , Bishop, Alan Alda (born 1936): American actor, screenwriter and director Alan Bennett (born 1934): British writer, playwright and actor, Alan Bergman (born 1925): American lyricist and composer, Alan Carvalho (* 1989): called Alan , Brazilian footballer, Alan Osório da Costa Silva (born 1979): known as Alan , Brazilian footballer, Alan Davie (1920-2014): Scottish painter and musician. Variants of the name are Alain, Alan, Allan , Allen, Ailin, Alen, Alán, Alano, Alun, Ailean. - Charline Canipe
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