Origin of the name Killian
Killian, of Scottish Gaelic origin, is a popular first name. It is more often used as a boy (male) name.
People having the name Killian are in general originating from France, Ireland, United Kingdom, United States of America.
For another variant of the name Killian across the world, see Cillian.
Name meaning of Killian
- Name Number: 5
- Interpretation: Motion, Change, Freedom, Diversity, Liberty, Choice, Interest, Search, Risk, Danger, Fear
History and Related Information
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Cillian. This name was borne by various early Irish saints, including the 7th-century author of a ‘Life of St Bridget’, and missionaries to Artois and Franconia.
Popularity of the given name
The name Killian is ranked on the 9,571ˢᵗ position of the most used names. It means that this name is commonly used.
We estimate that there are at least 12200 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.001% of the population.
The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:
The name Killian has seven characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.
Name Day Calendar
Want to celebrate the name day of Killian? Check our Name Day Calendar.
That’s all we’ve got for now!
We always try the deliver a high-quality service to our customers. If you consider the information on this page is incomplete or incorrect, please contact us by using our Web form. Please read also our Disclaimer and No Guarantee Of Validity notices.