Declan Name Meaning

Declan meaning

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of Name Declan :
/DECK-lahn/ or /DECK-lawn/
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Ireland, Scotland, The United States, England and Wales, Canada, Australia, New Zealand
Information about the
Name of Declan :
The name is rising in popularity in the United States and it is attributed to the increase of Irish residents in the place. It started becoming popular almost twenty years ago, but it is still not one of the most common names in the US.
Famous People with
Name Declan :
Declan Patrick MacManus is the birth name of English musician Elvis Costello. He is a singer, songwriter, and a producer. Declan McCullagh is an engineer, entrepreneur, and a journalist. He is now based in the United States. Declan Donnelly is famous as an actor and a TV presenter. He represents one half of Ant and Dec, a TV-presenting duo Declan Galbraith is a young English singer. He has recently risen to popularity and his music has Irish and Scottish origins.
Variant Names of Declan:

Deccan, Kealan, Deegan, Dallan, Dalan, Dekwan, Dequan, Deylin, Daylan, Daelan, Delon, Del

Deaglan (Gaelic), Dec (English), Deklyn (Irish)

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Popularity Rank :

Declan name was top ranked at 142 position in Australian during year 1997and most recently ranked at 112 position in Australian during year 2015


Name Declan has been Common throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 37855 position. 107 numbers of people were named Declan so far in last 100 years. (SSA)

Declan Numerology :
Personality No. 6. People with name Declan are loving & domestic. They love tranquility & comfort. They are artistic & likes quality. They work well with others & love to discuss things. Person with Declan having 6 as Personality number love music, tidiness & attires. They are confident & also a good healer. They are charming, intelligent, serene, generous & co-operative. More Numerology

More About Name : Declan

  • Anglicized form of the Irish Deaglán, which is of uncertain meaning. The name was borne by a 6th century saint who was baptized by St. Colman.

Name Analysis of Declan

Character Analysis of Declan : Persons with the name Declan feel compelled to build strong foundations for themselves and those around them, particularly family.

Love Life of Declan : Persons are attracted by the strange things, unusual, quirky also want their sex life to be so.

Name Letter Analysis of Declan

D : Persons are grounded and pragmatic

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

C : Persons wear their heart on their sleeve. Lucky ones, since they have a strong instinct about matters of the heart

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Declan

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Declan is Kark and Moon sign associated with the name Declan is Cancer.

The name Declan has Water element. Moon is the Ruling Planet for the name Declan . The name Declan having moon sign as Cancer is represented by The Crab and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Declan are usually determined toward their goals. They are also imaginative and have a great memory.

Other name options, having Cancer moon sign are name starting with : Ha, Hi, Hu, He, Ho, Da, De, Di, Du, Do, Hr.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Declan

The name Declan is suitable for baby born in Ashlesha nakshatra

Ashlesha Nakshatra: "The embrace"

Lord: Budh (Mercury)
Symbol: Serpent
Deity : Sarpas or Nagas, deified snakes
Indian zodiac: 16°40' - 30° Karka
Western zodiac 12°40' - 26° Leo
Other name options, having Ashlesha nakashatra are name starting with : Di,  Du,  De,  Do.

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