Sloane: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Sloane

Sloane

Pronunciation: SLOHN (key)

Origin of the name Sloane:

Transferred use of the surname, an Anglicized form of the Irish Gaelic O'Sluagháin, which is derived from sluagh (a multitude of people, warriors). In England, Sloan is bestowed upon both male and female children.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Places called Sloane:

Sloane, New South Wales
Sloane Square, a location in London, named after Hans Sloane:
Sloane Street, which terminates at Sloane Square
Sloane Square tube station, a London Underground station near Sloane Square

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Sloane Rangers(often shortened to Sloane or less frequently Sloanie) refers to a stereotype in the UK of young, upper class or upper-middle-class women, or men who share distinctive and common lifestyle traits.

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Famous real-life people named Sloane: | Edit

Sloane Crosley, writer and publicist based in New York
Sloane Stephens, American professional tennis player
Sloane Tanen, American author

Sloane in song, story & screen: | Edit

Sloane Peterson, played by Mia Sara, is the girlfriend of Ferris Bueller in the 1986 film, "Ferris Bueller's Day Off." Sloane is also the name of Eric's gorgeous, "one of the guys" girlfriend in the HBO series Entourage. Sloan Sabbith, played by Olivia Munn, is a journalist on HBO's "The Newsroom."
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