Meaning:pledge or oath
Arlan is a gender-neutral name with Norse and Gaelic origins meaning “pledge or oath.” This rather unique name may just have passed you by. For boys, Arlan only ranks just inside the top 7,000 baby names while it’s not even registered for girls—yet! If you’re looking for a name that is sure to stand out from the crowd and capitalizes on some European links, look no further than Arlan.
Arlan Name Popularity Data
The Bump Ranking
Overall:Arlan is currently #4591 on The Bump
Boy:Arlan is currently #3063 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Arlan is currently #2548 on The Bump Girl Names
Overall:Arlan is currently #7477 in U.S. births
Boy:Arlan is currently #7800 in U.S. births
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