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Sky - A very unique male name



  Jan 16,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sky appeared on the charts for the first time in 1970 on position #1512. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sky and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sky? 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 Sky. The baby boy name Sky was given to 42 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1741 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 39,073 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sky peaked in popularity 42 years ago in 1975 on position 963.



Famous with this name

Sky Light
Montanna Sky
Sky Berdahl


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Sky is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sky is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #1,018 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,981.

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 Sky is where you live.


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Sky origin and meaning

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

Similar to Sky

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

Sage / Shea / Shay / Skye / Shia / Shaya / Sasha / Shigeo / Sekou / Sai /

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
20121741
20112119
20101649
20091585
20082053
20071799
20061617
20051821
20041753
20031672
20021671
20011648
20002274
19991666
19982213
19971657
19961655
19951618
19941766
19931835
19921817
19912087
19901940
19892384
19882182
19871800
19861666
19851956
19841625
19831468
19821264
19811334
19801427
19791308
19781067
19771271
19761446
1975963
19741021
19731484
19721434
19711417
19701512

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California1018
Florida1394
New York1554
Texas1981

Even more about Sky


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 Sky 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 Sky?

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
1975
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Sky
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 39,073
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1970
2012 births +42

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