What does Allan mean?
The meaning of Allan is "rock, handsome".
It is also of English and Scottish origin, where its meaning is "handsome".
Allan is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced A-llan.
The Given Name Allan
Allan is quite a chic name and a welcome find.
An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.
Allan has no variant spellings.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Allan McLeod Cormack, Allan Nyom, and Allan Stanley.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 776 in baby name popularity for boys with 301 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
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Allan Related Names
- Allan McLeod Cormack ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1979
- Allan Nyom ~ Soccer Player
- Allan Stanley ~ Ice Hockey Player
- Allan Woodcourt ~ Bleak House character
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Allan Name Fun
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