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Pronunciation

dɪlən

Origin

English

Meaning

Straight out of ancient Welsh mythology, the original Dylan was a sea god. The name is composed of the two sounds 'dy', which means 'great' and 'llanw' meaning 'flow', and is a beautifully nostalgic name if you love the sea.

Rank in the year 2015

Dylan was ranked #37 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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