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


Kilian is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Kilian?

Kilian is a German, Irish and French variant of the names Cillian and Killian and derived from Celtic Ceallach or Irish Cillín.

What does the name Kilian mean?

Kilian 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 Kilian

Variants of the name Kilian

Cilian Cillian Cylian Killian Kylian Kyliann Kyllian

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Popularity of the name Kilian

The name Kilian is ranked #247 overall.

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