Origin:Gaelic
Popularity:6716
Meaning:Battle or rock; Slender, narrow
A parent seeking a Gaelic name for their precious baby may look to Calan for the answer! This gender-neutral name is of Gaelic origin, with roots in Scottish and Irish culture. It derives from the old Irish surname O Cathalain and the first name Cailean and means a multitude of things. From "battle" to "rock" to "slender and narrow," Calan's interpretations point to strength, agility, and longevity. This gender-neutral name is a unique alternative to Colin or Caoilinn and can be spelled with a double "l" if you wish!

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