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Glenn Meaning


What does Glenn mean?

The name Glenn is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Glenn is "glen, valley".

It is also of English and Scottish origin, where its meaning is "valley".

Glenn is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Glenn.

The Given Name Glenn

Glenn is a variant of Glen. See Glen for further details.

The landform name Glenn, has a wonderfully appealing quality.

A daring name, Glenn possesses great character.

Glenn is unique yet compelling due to its memorable and simple nature.

Glenn falls into the landform name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Glenn Anderson, Glenn Close, and Glenn Gould.

Glenn Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,230 in baby name popularity for boys with 149 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,276 in baby name popularity for boys with 142 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Glenn has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Glenn Name Popularity Page.

Glenn Related Names

Glenn is a variant of Glen.

Famous Glenns

  • Glenn Anderson ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Glenn Close ~ Actress
  • Glenn Gould ~ Musician
  • Glenn Hall ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Glenn Quinn ~ Actor
  • Glenn T. Seaborg ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1951

Glenn Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Glenn.

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Glenn Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Glenn in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Glenn.

Just for fun, see the name Glenn in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Glenn in Nautical Flags page.