Meaning of Erling
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Erling has the following meaning:
A nobleman's son. Also has the meaning of "descendant" in Scandinavian. A derivative of the Old Norse word jarl meaning "chieftain, nobleman, earl".
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.
As a baby boy name, Erling is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Erling in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Erling is pronounced as ur-lin
The following names are baby names related to Erling and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Erling: Boys - Burdette
, Girls - Daralis
, Both genders - Addison
Popular Variants for the name Erling: Erlyng
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Erling to be: A sincere and solemn man
In one word, you might describe Erling as a(n) "solemn
See other "solemn" names for boys