Kullen Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Cullen:
Borrowed from the Irish, Cullen is the Anglicized form of the Irish surname Mac Cuilinn (son of Cuileann). Cuileann is an Irish name meaning “holly.” Var: Cullan, Cullin.
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The name means "Handsome" or "Good looking lad" in Gaelic. It is a name derived from Irish Folklore. Cú Chulainn, Irish for "Culann's Hound"), is an Irish mythological hero who appears in the stories of the Ulster Cycle, as well as in Scottish and Manx folklore.
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