Name Harlan - meaning, origin, popularity 

Harlan name meaning

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old English and Germanic
Usage: English
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Harlan ha(r)-lan
Meaning: Hare Land
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What does Harlan mean?

Trendy and Perpetual Harlan is originated from Old English and Germanic bestowed upon both genders, Harlan means "From the Army" is used principally in English.

How do I pronounce Harlan?

Two syllabled Harlan is most commonly pronounced as ha(r)-lan.

Variants of Harlan

Arlen, Arlan, Arlindo

Names that rhyme with Harlan

How popular is the name Harlan?

Harlan is a popular name in United States given to over 23980 babies in 152 years. Presently the name is rising, in 1924, the moniker grabbed the 253rd spot and 518 baby boys were given the name. In addition to that, the moniker has been in the top 500 baby names an astounding 62 times Harlan is a familiar baby name in England and Wales, it has been in use since 1996 and was able to reach the top 600 names. Recently in 2017, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 531 on boy names chart when 73 babies were named Harlan. Over 481 people have been named Harlan in England and Wales.

Harlan is an uncommon baby name in France where it is still in use. Harlan is a rare baby name in Ireland where it is still in use. Harlan is a common name in Indonesia and China while somewhat familiar name in Brazil, Philippines, Canada and Hong Kong. As per our evaluation, over 20000 babies have been bestowed Harlan around the globe.

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What numerology tells about Harlan?

You have a plan on changing the world. However, in order to do it, teach people how to change themselves first. You are attracted to everything that can make this world a better place to live in. You are compassionate, aware, and full of understanding. You can turn from the excessive thinker into a careless child in no time. You never come up with a plan to achieve something but make your way as you go.

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Famous people named Harlan

  • Harlan Lane, American psychologist
  • Harlan Lattimore, popular African-American singer with several jazz orchestras of the 1930s
  • Harlan Majure, was mayor of Philadelphia
  • Harlan True Stetson, American astronomer and physicist
  • Harlan Mills, was Professor of Computer Science at the Florida Institute of Technology and founder of Software Engineering Technology
  • Harlan James Smith, American astronomer
  • Harlan Anderson, American engineer and entrepreneur
  • Harlan K. Ullman,
  • Harlan Page Beach, American missionary, brother of David Nelson Beach
  • Harlan Fengler, American racecar driver
  • Harlan Hogan, voice actor and author
  • Harlan Marbley, flyweight boxer from the United States
  • Harlan Thomas, American architect
  • Harlan J. Brothers, inventor, composer, mathematician
  • Harlan Ellison, and for his outspoken, combative personality
  • Harlan F. Stone, American political figure, lawyer, and jurist
  • Harlan Carey Brewster, politician in British Columbia, Canada
  • Harlan Coben, American writer of mystery novels and thrillers
  • Harlan Mathews, Democratic United States Senator from Tennessee
  • Harlan Howard, American songwriter, principally in country music
  • Harlan Page, American football, basketball
  • Harlan J. Bushfield, American politician from South Dakota
  • Harlan Hagen, United States Representative from California
  • Harlan Hubbard, American artist and author
  • Harlan Tarbell, American stage magician and illustrator of the early 20th century
  • Harlan E. Boyles, politician and public servant in North Carolina
  • Harlan Cleveland, American diplomat, educator, and author
  • Harlan Leonard, American jazz bandleader and clarinetist
  • Harlan Erwin Mitchell, Harlan Erwin Mitchell, Sr
  • Harlan Cohen, American volleyball coach
  • Harlan Holleman, farmer and seed merchant
  • Harlan Price, professional mountain bike racer
  • Harlan Briggs in Dodsworth as Actor
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  • Harlan Asquith is credited as writer of movie The Sinful Dwarf
  • In 1926, Harlan Hilton played the role of Commander Roger Davis in action, adventure film The Non-Stop Flight.
  • Harlan Baker played leading role of One-Eyed Boss in 2002 comedy flick Twelve Steps Outside.

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