Ryland

Ryland - A very unique male name



  Sep 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ryland, meaning place where Rye is grown, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1912 on position #880. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ryland and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ryland? 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 Ryland. The baby boy name Ryland was given to 532 baby boys in 2012, ranking #474 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,085 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ryland peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2011 on position 452.



Famous with this name

Ryland Bell
Nelson Ryland
Ryland Thiessen


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Ryland is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ryland is currently topping the baby name charts in Virginia at position #285 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,747.

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 Ryland is where you live.


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Ryland origin and meaning

Ryland is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means place where Rye is grown. To see famous people named Ryland, pop culture references for the name Ryland and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ryland

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

Roland / Rolando / Rolland / Rowland /

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
2012474
2011452
2010492
2009569
2008599
2007629
2006670
2005743
2004936
20031039
20021275
20011519
20001256
19991203
19981623
19971675
19962328
19951652
19941838
19932464
19922392
19902530
19892110
19882976
19871868
19852112
19842197
19802429
19792339
19691819
19681442
19641339
19621738
19611769
19591386
19581743
19561327
19551367
19541196
19531266
19521326
19511178
19501504
19491514
19481150
19471309
19461383
19451161
19441251
19431185
19421063
19411206
19401169
1939847
19381103
19371189
19361098
19351184
19341239
19331247
19311357
19301587
19291121
19281364
19271454
19261441
19251299
19241442
19231554
19221341
19211567
19201423
19191412
19181298
19171301
19161530
19151485
19131226
1912880

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Virginia285
Nevada299
Minnesota300
Arizona315
Kentucky348
Ohio351
Washington353
Mississippi356
North Carolina359
Colorado367
South Carolina369
Wisconsin377
Maryland389
Idaho410
Oregon411
Tennessee412
Oklahoma423
Alabama425
Pennsylvania432
Illinois448
Indiana491
California500
Georgia516
Missouri516
Texas525
Michigan533
Florida620
Utah624
Louisiana651
New Jersey924
New York1747

Even more about Ryland


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 Ryland 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 Ryland?

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
2011
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Ryland
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 3,085
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1912
2012 births +532

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