What does the name Allan mean?

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The meaning of the name Allan or Alan is not known for certain. It was used in Brittany at least as early as the 6th century, and it possibly means either "little rock" or "handsome" in Breton.

Alternatively, it may derive from the tribal name of the Alans, an Iranian people who migrated into Europe in the 4th and 5th centuries.
The name Allan, or its variations, is a Celtic word meaning handsome