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Gender: Male Meaning of Kellan: "swamp; slender" Origin of Kellan: Spelling variation of Kellen Kellan's Popularity in 2017: #552

The name Kellan is a boy's name of German, Irish origin meaning "swamp; slender". Kellan is ranked #552 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Kool K Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I Had 8 Kids Whose Names Started With...".

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Famous People Named Kellan

Kellan Christopher Lutz, American actor
Kellan Quick, American CFL football player
Kellan Clay Phillips-Roberts (b. 2011), son of news anchor Kyra Phillips and John Roberts
Kellan James MacMillan, son of TV chef Beau MacMillan
Kellan Froome (b. 2014), son of cyclist Chris Froome

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