Rylan name meaning

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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Rylan mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rylan

User Submitted Origins

African American

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Canada says the name Rylan is of Ukrainian origin and means "Any thing but island meadow or land of the rye".
  2. A submission from Oklahoma, U.S. says the name Rylan means "Land where rye is grown".
  3. A user from Michigan, U.S. says the name Rylan is of English origin and means "The land that rye is grown".
  4. According to 2 people from Canada and the United States, the name Rylan is of Irish origin and means "Island meadows".
  5. A user from Tennessee, U.S. says the name Rylan is of Irish origin and means "Island Meadow".
  6. A user from Ohio, U.S. says the name Rylan is of English origin and means "Rye land".
  7. According to a user from Virginia, U.S., the name Rylan is of Russian origin and means "It is a meadow".
  8. According to a user from Illinois, U.S., the name Rylan means "It is based off rye and the meaning is field of rye".
  9. A submission from Canada says the name Rylan means "Young warrior".
  10. A user from Belize says the name Rylan is of English origin and means "LOOKS".
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  1. A rare surname​, possibly a variant of Ryland, derived from Old English words meaning "rye field".
  2. A unisex given name transferred from the surname, of modern usage.

Notable Persons Named Rylan

Notable Persons Named Rylan

Rylan Clark-Neal

Rylan Clark-Neal is a television presenter, television personality, singer, and model. He was most active from 2011 to present. Rylan was given the name Ross Richard Clark on October 25th, 1988 in Stepney.

Rylan Hainje

Rylan Hainje is a basketball player for the BC Körmend, Paris-Levallois Basket, and Gary Steelheads. His career lasted from 2002 to 2005. Rylan was born on March 9th, 1980 in Lafayette, Indiana.

Rylan Reed

Rylan Reed is a football player. Rylan was born on November 18th, 1981.

Rylan Galiardi

Rylan Galiardi is a hockey player. His most notable accomplishments were from 2011 to 2014. Rylan was born on June 30th, 1986 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Rylan Kaip

Rylan Kaip is a hockey player for the Houston Aeros (1994–2013) in the American Hockey League. He was most active from 2008 to 2011. Rylan was born on March 19th, 1984.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rylan

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rylan

Marcy Rylan

Marcy Rylan is an actress. She was most prominent from 2005 to present. Marcy was given the name Marcy Faith Behrens on November 4th, 1980. Marcy is also known as Emme Marcy Rylan (legal name).

Dani Rylan

Dani was born on August 5th, 1987 in Tampa, Florida.

Jessica Rylan

Jessica was born in 1974.


Fun Facts about the name Rylan

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  • How Popular is the name Rylan? Rylan is the 1,305th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Rylan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 34,273 babies born with the first name Rylan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rylan to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rylan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Rylan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rylan is Wednesday, May 2nd, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Rylan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rylan was in 2011 with a total of 2,760 babies. That's a lot of babies named Rylan!
  • Random Rylan Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rylan ranks 74th in popularity as a baby boy's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 17 babies in North Dakota have the same name in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Rylan: The name spelled backwards is Nalyr. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Naryl. How do you pronounce that?
  • Rylan name meaning

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