Harland - boys name

Harland name popularity, meaning and origin

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Harland name meaning:

The name Harland is of English origin and has its roots in the Old English language. The name is derived from the words "hara," meaning hare, and "land," meaning land or territory. Therefore, the name Harland can be interpreted to mean "land of the hares" or "territory inhabited by hares."

The hare is often associated with qualities like speed, agility, and intelligence. As such, the name Harland may symbolize these characteristics and be associated with someone who is quick-witted, swift, and adaptable. It could also be seen as a name that represents a connection with nature and the animal kingdom.

Names hold significance and can shape one's identity and perception. Parents choosing the name Harland for their son may do so to express their admiration for the hare's qualities or their desire for their child to embody these traits. Furthermore, the name Harland can evoke images of open spaces and a love for nature, reflecting an affinity for freedom and a desire for exploration.

Origin: English

Meadow of the hares. Variant of Harley. Surname.

Related names

Harley , Harland , Harleen , Harlen , Harlie , Harlon, Harlow

Other boys names beginning with H


Overall UK ranking: 4789 out of 4789

3 recorded births last year

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