Skyler

Skyler - A very unique male name



  Dec 11,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Skyler appeared on the charts for the first time in 1977 on position #1790. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Skyler and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Skyler? 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 Skyler. The baby boy name Skyler was given to 1,200 baby boys in 2012, ranking #285 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,368 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Skyler peaked in popularity 23 years ago in 1994 on position 215.



Famous with this name

Skyler Fortgang
Skyler Holman
Skyler Shuster


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Skyler is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Skyler is currently topping the baby name charts in Vermont at position #131 - and is the least popular in Massachusetts at position #567.

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 Skyler is where you live.


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Skyler origin and meaning

Skyler is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Skyler, pop culture references for the name Skyler and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Skyler

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

Skylar / Schuyler / Sylar / Skylor / Syler / Schyler / Siler / Saylor /

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
2012285
2011286
2010263
2009261
2008265
2007269
2006267
2005239
2004234
2003230
2002220
2001229
2000228
1999229
1998229
1997220
1996215
1995222
1994215
1993241
1992257
1991291
1990300
1989340
1988374
1987405
1986409
1985433
1984479
1983537
1982618
1981694
19801062
19791175
19781275
19771790

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Wyoming131
Vermont131
Hawaii135
Alaska136
Kentucky151
Tennessee160
Alabama174
Idaho182
Oregon197
Washington197
Utah202
Georgia212
Virginia231
Missouri232
North Dakota235
District of Columbia244
South Dakota248
Montana251
Minnesota253
Indiana254
North Carolina261
New Mexico263
Ohio266
Florida269
Arizona277
Pennsylvania278
Michigan285
Mississippi289
California291
West Virginia294
Nevada301
Arkansas306
Kansas319
New York320
Maryland320
Louisiana328
Colorado329
Nebraska335
Iowa361
Wisconsin361
Oklahoma376
Connecticut390
South Carolina399
New Jersey412
Texas417
Illinois421
Massachusetts567

Even more about Skyler


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 Skyler 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 Skyler?

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
1994
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Skyler
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,368
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1977
2012 births +1,200

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