Keelan - Meaning of Keelan
[ 2 syll. kee-lan, ke-el-an ] The baby boy name Keelan is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as KIY-LaeN †. Keelan is used chiefly in the English language and its origin is Celtic. The name's meaning is slender one. It is derived from the element 'caol' which means narrow, slender. The name is Anglicized from the Gaelic name Caolan. The name Keelin (Irish) is the female form of Keelan.
Keelan has 18 variants that are used in English and other languages. Variants used in English include Kealan, Kealand, Kealen, Kealin, Keallan, Keallin, Kealyn, Keeland, Keelen, Keelin, Keellan, Keellin, Keelyn, Keilan, Keiland, Keillan, and Kelan. A variant of Keelan in other languages is Caolan (Irish).
Keelan is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Keelan include Kaelan, Kaelen, Kaelin, Kalan, Kalane, Kaleem, Kalem, Kalen, Kalhoon, Kalhoun, Kalim, Kalin, Kallan, Kallen, Kallin, Kallum, Kalman, Kalum, Kalyan, and Kalyn.
† Pronunciation for Keelan: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"