Jolyn

Jolyn - A very unique female name



  Aug 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jolyn appeared on the charts for the first time in 1952 on position #2046. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jolyn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jolyn? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Jolyn. The baby girl name Jolyn was given to 6 baby girls in 2012, ranking #4737 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 235,542 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jolyn peaked in popularity 58 years ago in 1961 on position 1693.



Famous with this name

Jolyn Janis
Jolynn Nieto
Jolyne Lowery


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Jolyn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jolyn is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #3,283 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,283.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Jolyn is where you live.


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Jolyn origin and meaning

Jolyn is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jolyn, pop culture references for the name Jolyn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jolyn

We've found the following names that sound similar to Jolyn, sorted by popularity.

Jacqueline / Jocelyn / Jacquelyn / Jillian / Jaclyn / Juliana / Julianna / Jolene / Julianne / Joselyn /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20124737
20075574
20065401
19833359
19813380
19802994
19783113
19752591
19742515
19732809
19722746
19712799
19702515
19692410
19681835
19672505
19631850
19611693
19602403
19591982
19581739
19571842
19561716
19551787
19541938
19531923
19522046

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California3283

Even more about Jolyn


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Jolyn a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Jolyn?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1961
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jolyn
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 235,542
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1952
2012 births +6

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