Sylas

Sylas - A very unique male name



  Feb 20,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sylas appeared on the charts for the first time in 1996 on position #3517. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sylas and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sylas? 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 Sylas. The baby boy name Sylas was given to 328 baby boys in 2012, ranking #640 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,003 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sylas peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 640.



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Sylas is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sylas is currently topping the baby name charts in Maine at position #161 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,557.

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 Sylas is where you live.


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Sylas origin and meaning

Sylas is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Sylas, pop culture references for the name Sylas and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sylas

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

Silas / Sylus / Shlok / Selig / Sylis / Selso / Shalik / Salesi / Shaleek / Seals /

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
2012640
2011642
2010853
2009844
20081121
20071283
20062038
20051787
20042958
20031990
20022758
20002673
19963517

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Maine161
Nevada302
Wisconsin363
Washington369
Oregon382
Missouri405
Minnesota451
Colorado459
Ohio469
Pennsylvania471
Arkansas473
Michigan487
North Carolina505
Tennessee518
Louisiana532
Virginia545
Alabama598
Indiana608
Arizona612
Illinois673
Oklahoma688
California705
Texas926
Florida1003
New York1557

Even more about Sylas


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 Sylas 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 Sylas?

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
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Sylas
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 5,003
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1996
2012 births +328

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