Dilan is the original persona, or "somebody" of Xaldin. He used to be a guard at Radiant Garden. He was one of the six apprentices of Ansem the Wise, along with Xehanort, Braig, Aeleus, Even, and Ienzo. He appears in Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep and Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance.
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 Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep
One of the Royal Guard who keep Radiant Garden safe. His savage looks belie a silver tongue and natural talent for manipulating the hearts of others.
 Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance
The human form of Xaldin, one of Organization XIII's Nobodies. In an earlier time, he was one of Ansem the Wise's apprentices and helped guard the castle. He has awoken in Radiant Garden, but his condition remains unstable.