Garland name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 17th, 2023
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old French and English
Usage: English
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Garland g(a)-rla-nd
Meaning: Battleground, From the Land of the Spear, Crowned in Victory Wreath and Prize
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What does Garland mean?

Garland's meaning is Battleground, From the Land of the Spear, Crowned in Victory Wreath or Prize is used in English has its roots in English and Old French is bestowed upon both sexes.

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What do we think of Garland as a name for a newborn?

Garland is a unique and charming name for a baby that has gained popularity in recent years. It has a vintage vibe to it, which makes it stand out from the usual modern names. The name Garland is associated with strength and victory, as it means "land of the spear" or "prize." It also has an artistic connotation as it refers to a wreath made of flowers or leaves. Overall, Garland is an elegant and distinctive name that can suit any personality, whether bold or gentle.

How do I pronounce Garland?

The proper pronunciation of two syllabled Garland is g(a)-rla-nd. The other ways to say the name is gar-land.

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How popular is the name Garland?

A common name in United States with over 24582 new-borns have been given the name since 1880. When at its peak in 1899, it ranked 251st when 478 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. Moreover, the name has been to Also, Garland is a familiar name in Canada, Jamaica and Philippines. As per our estimate, over 20000 people has been named Garland globally.

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Numerological analysis of Garland

Failure motivates you. Every challenge is there to sharpen your focus and improve your survival skills. Having letter D as your capstone reveals your smartness, power to concentrate on your thing even in the most difficult times When it comes to relationships, you hate monogamy and easily fall in and out of love. People admire your spirit. You need to open up and allow your closest ones to enter your real world.

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Sibling Names for Garland

Looking for inspiration for your new baby's name? If you're a fan of the name "Garland" but want to explore other options, why not consider names for siblings that complement it? Here are some unique and beautiful sibling names that go well with "Garland."

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Famous people named Garland

  • Garland Robinette, journalist in the New Orleans area
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  • Garland Boyette, professional linebacker in the American Football League for the Houston Oilers and
  • Garland Braxton, American professional baseball player
  • Garland Science, publishing group that specializes in developing textbooks
  • Garland Buckeye, professional football and baseball player
  • Garland Wilson, American jazz pianist
  • Garland Green, American soul singer and pianist
  • Garland Wright, Garland Porter “Gar” Wright Jr
  • Garland O'Shields Garland Lee "Mule" O'Shields was a basketball and American baseball player who played for a BAA season, as well as playing for the NBL and NYSPL.
  • Garland Waller directed the movie No Way Out But One

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