Ashlyn: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Ashlyn

This name derives from the Irish word aisling, which means “dream, vision.” Hopefully your little Ashlyn is a dream -- by behaving during the day, and letting her parents get some rest at night. Wishful thinking.

Nicknames:

Ash, Lyn, Lynn.

Famous people named Ashlyn:

Actress Ashlyn Sanchez; U.S. soccer player Ashlyn Harris; voice actress Ashlyn Selich.

Fun fact:

This is a relatively new name and peaked in popularity in 2008.

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