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Sky - A very unique female name



  Mar 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sky appeared on the charts for the first time in 1972 on position #2549. 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 girl name Sky was given to 258 baby girls in 2012, ranking #857 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,478 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sky peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 857.



Famous with this name

Velvet Sky
Angelique Sky
Phil Sky


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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 District of Columbia at position #248 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,684.

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.

Sue / Susie / Sasha / Skye / Sage / Shea / Saige / Shay / Shae / Suzy /

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
2012857
20111007
20101037
20091082
20081045
20071021
20061031
20051001
20041166
2003889
2002983
20011062
20001072
1999947
19981130
19971076
19961191
19951451
19941578
19931605
19921766
19911880
19901736
19891862
19881833
19872104
19833114
19812445
19802500
19792517
19782425
19772669
19722549

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
District of Columbia248
Connecticut513
Missouri532
Florida551
Maryland572
Pennsylvania592
Massachusetts611
Virginia624
New Jersey679
Wisconsin679
New York701
Louisiana725
Texas766
California818
Ohio909
North Carolina1039
Illinois1287
Georgia1684

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 female 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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Sky
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 5,478
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1972
2012 births +258

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