Name Cillian Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Cillian


Cillian is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Cillian?

The Irish name Cillian derived from the Celtic name Ceallach or the Irish name Cillín.

What does the name Cillian mean?

Cillian means “little warrior” and “bright-headed” (from Celtic “ceallach” = war/battle/strife/bright-headed) and “monk’s cell” or “little church” (from Irish “ceall” = church/monastery).

Pronunciation of Cillian

Variants of the name Cillian

Cilian Cylian Kilian Killian Kylian Kyliann Kyllian

Popularity of the name Cillian

The name Cillian is ranked #341 overall.

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