[ 2 syll. gar-lan(d), ga-rla-nd ] The baby boy name Garland is also used as a girl name, but it is much more common for boys. It is pronounced as GAA-RLahND †. Garland is used chiefly in the English language and it is also derived from English origins. The name's meaning is a triumphant wreath worn as a crown.
Garland is unusual as a baby name for boys. Its usage peaked modestly in 1922 with 0.043% of baby boys being given the name Garland. It ranked at #258 then. The baby name has since dropped out of favor, and is today of very light use. Among all boy names in its group, Garland was nonetheless the most widely used in 2018. Garland has mostly been a baby boy name in the past century.
Baby names that sound like Garland include Garlend, Garlind, Garlond, and Garlynd.
† Pronunciation for Garland: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"