Gender: Male Meaning of Rylan: "island meadow" Origin of Rylan: English and Irish Rylan's Popularity in 2018: #292

Rylan Origin and Meaning

The name Rylan is a boy's name of English origin meaning "island meadow".

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Rank in US: #292

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lizway Says:


I have a bad association with this name, however, I still really like it.

bendogmon Says:


My name's Rylan.

bendogmon Says:


It does. (My name's Rylan.)

Rachel Kent Says:


Rylan-Patrick Thomas Laws is going to be my next sons name Love it xx

Guest Says:


I've always seen this as more of a girls name tbh. Nice for either gender regardless :P

eveyalecia Says:


I really like Rylan, although I can imagine it would often get mistaken for Ryan.

BabyNameCrazy95 Says:


I like it I can imagine having a little Rylan-James x