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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. AL-ən(English)
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Meaning & History

Variant of ALAN. The American author Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) got his middle name from the surname of the parents who adopted him.

Related Names

VariantsAlan, Allen, Allyn(English) Alan, Allen(Scottish)
DiminutiveAl(English)
Feminine FormsAlaina, Alana, Alanna, Alannah, Alayna, Allyn, Alanis, Alannis, Allana, Allannah(English)
Other Languages & CulturesAlan(Breton) Alen(Croatian) Alain, Alan(French) Ailín(Irish) Alen(Slovene) Alun(Welsh)
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Estonia: April 7
Finland: April 7
Sweden: April 22

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