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Gender: Male Pronunciation: SIL-yen Meaning of Sulien: "sun born" Origin of Sulien: Welsh

The name Sulien is a boy's name of Welsh origin meaning "sun born". Sulien and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Hope and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

From the experts:

Said to be the name of the most learned man in ancient Wales, in this country it would be open to mispronunciation, making it rhyme with Julien.

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Famous People Named Sulien

Sulyen/Sulien, 11th-century abbot of Llanbadarn

Pop Culture References for the name Sulien

Pronounced 'SEEL-ee-en'; very old name. Sulicena is an earlier feminine form found on a Roman-era tombstone.

Sulien's International Variations

Silyen (Cornish)