Llewellyn

Llewellyn - A very unique male name



  Jul 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Llewellyn, meaning leader's image, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #540. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Llewellyn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Llewellyn? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Llewellyn. The baby boy name Llewellyn was given to 5 baby boys in 1968, ranking #1699 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 331,714 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Llewellyn peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 540.



Famous with this name

Kent G. Llewellyn
Nova Llewellyn
Llewellyn Wells


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Llewellyn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Llewellyn is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,002 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,002.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Llewellyn is where you live.


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Llewellyn origin and meaning

Llewellyn is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means leader's image. To see famous people named Llewellyn, pop culture references for the name Llewellyn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Llewellyn

We've found the following names that sound similar to Llewellyn, sorted by popularity.

Leon / Liam / Lonnie / Lynn / Lane / Lanny / Layne / Lon / Lenny / Lonny /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19681699
19651660
19631678
19601293
19591691
19581523
19571057
19561519
19551685
19541679
19521677
19501643
19491111
19481668
19471702
1946973
19451285
19441180
19421086
19411394
1940954
19381128
1937965
19361003
19351629
19341630
19331201
19321493
19311515
19291041
19281238
19271076
19261124
19251447
19241073
19231124
1922915
1921969
19201079
1919968
1918846
1917853
1916914
19151028
1914999
1913872
1912835
1910540

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York1002

Even more about Llewellyn


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Llewellyn a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Llewellyn?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1910
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Llewellyn
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 331,714
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
1968 births +5

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