Allan can refer to:

* Allan, Saskatchewan, Canada
* Alan (Barbie doll) or Allan, Barbie's friend
* Allan, a Clan Grant split (or sept)
* Ahlawat or Allan, an ethnic clan in India
* Allan, the Allaine's lower course, in France
* "Allan" (film), a 1966 film directed by Donald Shebib
* "Allan", a 1988 song recorded by the French artist Mylène Farmer
* "Allan Hagney, the master, Creation Consumer Finance
* Allan, Drôme, town in Drôme
* A variant of Alan (name)

People with the given name Allan

Allan is a very common first name and surname seen in many English-speaking countries. Notable people named Allan include:

* Allan Kardec, the compiler and codifier of Spiritism
*Allan Langer, Australian rugby league footballer
* Allan McGregor, goalkeeper who plays for Glasgow Rangers Football Club in the SPL
* Lewis Allan, pseudonym of American lyricist Abel Meeropol
* Allan Stratton, Canadian writer.
* James "CJ" Allan, Master Motorcycle Engraver, Pinstriper, Airbrush, Sign, & Award winning Custom Painter in the late 60s
* Allan Jacobsen, Scottish rugby player, plays in position of prop.
* Allan Edwall, Swedish actor, 1924 - 1997.
* Allan Holdsworth, jazz-fusion guitar player.
* Edgar Allan Poe, American poet.

See also

* Alan
* Alen
* Alleine
* Allen

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  • Allan — bezeichnet: Allan (Drôme), eine Gemeinde im französischen Département Drôme Allan (Saskatchewan), einen Ort in der kanadischen Provinz Saskatchewan Allan Water, Nebenfluss des Forth (Fluss) in Schottland den Unterlauf des Flusses Allaine Allan… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Allan — hace referencia a: Abreviatura botánica de Harry Howard Barton Allan. Edgar Allan García, poeta ecuatoriano. Edgar Allan Poe, escritor estadounidense. Ingeniero Allan, ciudad del Gran Buenos Aires, Argentina. Allan, comuna francesa en Drôme.… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Allan Ng — Poh Meng (born in 1942) is a Singaporean businessman. He was a deputy chairman of United Overseas Bank and the chairman of the Association of Banks in Singapore from 1983 to 1985. [cite news | title = A committee of businessmen and bankers has… …   Wikipedia

  • Allan Wu — (zh sp|s=吴振天|p=Wú Zhèntiān, previously known as zh sp|s=吴振宇|p=Wú Zhènyù, born 11th June 1972) is a Singapore based Chinese American actor and MTV Asia VJ who is recognized by many people as the host of the Asian version of The Amazing Race .Wu… …   Wikipedia

  • Allan [1] — Allan, 1) Dav., englischer Maler, Schüler Fowlis zu Glasgow, ging später nach Rom; starb als Director der Kunstakademie in Edinburgh 1795. Werke: 4 Darstellungen aus dem römischen Carneval; Zeichnungen zu Alex. Campbells Introduction to the… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Allan [2] — Allan (spr. Allen), 2 Flüsse in Schottland, 1) Nebenfluß des Tweed; 2) Nebenfluß des Frith of Forth bei Stirling …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Allan — Allan, 1) David, schott. Maler, geb. 13. Febr. 1744 in Alloa, gest. 6. Aug. 1796 in Edinburg, bildete sich auf der Kunstakademie zu Glasgow und ging 1764 nach Rom, wo er 1773 mit dem Bilde: der Ursprung der Malerei (jetzt in der Nationalgalerie… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Allan — m Scottish and English: variant spelling of ALAN (SEE Alan) …   First names dictionary

  • Allan — Nom de personne anglais ou breton, rencontré également sous la forme Allen. Parmi les nombreuses hypothèses envisagées pour son origine (voir Alain), on privilégie le gaélique ailín (diminutif de ail = rocher). Variante bretonne : Alan (29) …   Noms de famille

  • Allan — [al′ən] n. a masculine name: see ALAN …   English World dictionary

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