US Popularity:2164
Meaning:Church; Bright-headed; War, contention, strife
The name Kilian is a boy’s name of Irish origin. Recognized as a German variation of Cillian, Kilian can be found across Europe. Derived from the Irish Ceallach, Kilian takes on the proposed meanings “church,” “bright-headed,” and “war,” “contention,” and “strife.” This is a great name for those with European roots who intend to pay homage to their heritage. Sweet and versatile, you’ll find Kilian and its variants throughout Spain, France, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Austria, and Switzerland.

Kilian Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Kilian is currently #1485 on The Bump
Boy:Kilian is currently #815 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Kilian is currently #2164 in U.S. births
Boy:Kilian is currently #1031 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 190
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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