Whalen - Meaning of Whalen

What does Whalen mean?

[ 2 syll. w-ha-len, wh-al-en ] The baby boy name Whalen is pronounced WEY-LehN †. Whalen is of Old English and Celtic origin, and it is predominantly used in the English language.

Whalen is a variant of Waylon (English).

Whalen is also a variant of Whelan (English).

See also the related categories, english and celtic.

Whalen is an infrequently used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly linked to Whalen, Waylon was the most widely used.

Baby names that sound like Whalen include Waylen, Wallwin, Wallwyn, Wallwynn, Walwin, Walwyn, Walwynn, Waylin, Waylon, Welwyn, Weylin, Weylyn, Whalin, Whalon, Whelan, Wileen, Wilheim, Willeam, Willem, and William.

† Pronunciation for Whalen: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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