Gatlin Name Meaning

A surname with place name appeal, Gatlin has caught on with parents. He has a polish that’s hard to match and lacks potentially unwanted nicknames, making him the perfect choice for many. Meaning “companion,” he also has a lovely spirit.

Infographic of Gatlin name meaning, which is Derived from goedling, Gatlin is an English name meaning "companion."
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Gatlin Name Popularity

How popular is the name Gatlin? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 0 0%
1915 0 0%
1916 0 0%
1917 0 0%
1918 0 0%
1919 0 0%
1920 0 0%
1921 0 0%
1922 0 0%
1923 0 0%
1924 0 0%
1925 0 0%
1926 0 0%
1927 0 0%
1928 0 0%
1929 0 0%
1930 0 0%
1931 0 0%
1932 0 0%
1933 0 0%
1934 0 0%
1935 0 0%
1936 0 0%
1937 0 0%
1938 0 0%
1939 0 0%
1940 0 0%
1941 0 0%
1942 0 0%
1943 0 0%
1944 0 0%
1945 0 0%
1946 0 0%
1947 0 0%
1948 0 0%
1949 0 0%
1950 0 0%
1951 0 0%
1952 0 0%
1953 0 0%
1954 0 0%
1955 0 0%
1956 0 0%
1957 0 0%
1958 0 0%
1959 0 0%
1960 0 0%
1961 0 0%
1962 0 0%
1963 0 0%
1964 0 0%
1965 0 0%
1966 0 0%
1967 0 0%
1968 0 0%
1969 0 0%
1970 0 0%
1971 0 0%
1972 0 0%
1973 0 0%
1974 0 0%
1975 0 0%
1976 0 0%
1977 0 0%
1978 0 0%
1979 0 0%
1980 0 0%
1981 0 0%
1982 0 0%
1983 0 0%
1984 0 0%
1985 0 0%
1986 0 0%
1987 0 0%
1988 0 0%
1989 0 0%
1990 5 0.0003%
1991 5 0.0003%
1992 5 0.0003%
1993 5 0.0003%
1994 0 0%
1995 0 0%
1996 20 0.0013%
1997 6 0.0004%
1998 10 0.0007%
1999 5 0.0003%
2000 12 0.0008%
2001 13 0.0009%
2002 8 0.0005%
2003 5 0.0003%
2004 5 0.0003%
2005 16 0.001%
2006 12 0.0008%
2007 22 0.0014%
2008 43 0.0028%
2009 34 0.0023%
2010 33 0.0023%
2011 67 0.0047%
2012 55 0.0039%
2013 88 0.0062%
2014 111 0.0076%
2015 149 0.0102%
2016 115 0.008%
2017 178 0.0128%
2018 219 0.0159%
2019 226 0.0167%
2020 745 269 0.0211%

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What names sound like Gatlin?

If you like how Gatlin sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Gatlin.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Acelin

Noble

French

Adlin

Noble

German

Ancelin

Little god

French

Catlin

Irish

Gatland

Dweller in the Land by the Gate

English

Katlin

Irish


What names are similar to Gatlin?

Find a name that’s like Gatlin, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Dayton

Day's settlement" or "David's settlement

English

Flynn

Ruddy-complected

Irish

Gannon

Fair-skinned

Irish

Gordon

Large fortification

Scottish

Kelvin

Friend of ships

English

Kendall

The Kent river valley

English

Merrick

“A serving ruler,” from the Latin mereri (to serve) and the hypothetical root rik (ruler).

Welsh

Miller

One who grinds grain

English

Thatcher

Roof thatcher

English

Trent

Gushing waters

Latin


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2 Comments

  1. I love the meaning of Gatlin, friend or companion. It’s a strong sounding name, and unique

  2. I love the name. We named our 4th son ,Gatlin Wayne, in 2013. It sometimes needs repeated or spelled for others but he loves his name also.


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