Kye

Kye - A very unique male name



  Aug 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kye appeared on the charts for the first time in 1985 on position #2555. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kye and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kye? 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 Kye. The baby boy name Kye was given to 96 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1211 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 17,094 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kye peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 1211.



Famous with this name

Yoon Kye-sang
Jo Kye-hyung
Kye Fariz


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Kye is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kye is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #616 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,573.

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 Kye is where you live.


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Kye origin and meaning

Kye is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Kye, pop culture references for the name Kye and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kye

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

Kai / Kasey / Kash / Kay / Kee / Kekoa / Kiyoshi / Kawika / Kazuo / Kou /

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
20121211
20111252
20101321
20091244
20081451
20071482
20061719
20051274
20041664
20031420
20021429
20012353
20002154
19992575
19972980
19963373
19942315
19913335
19892008
19862662
19852555

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah616
Louisiana629
Maryland682
Georgia917
Texas974
Pennsylvania982
Washington997
Florida1052
Illinois1145
New York1267
California1573

Even more about Kye


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 Kye 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Kye?

1 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
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Kye
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 17,094
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1985
2012 births +96

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