Ty

Ty - A very unique male name



  Jun 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ty appeared on the charts for the first time in 1947 on position #1449. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ty and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ty? 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 Ty. The baby boy name Ty was given to 860 baby boys in 2012, ranking #346 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,908 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ty peaked in popularity 12 years ago in 2005 on position 168.



Famous with this name

Ty Simpkins
Ty Burrell
Ty Wood


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Ty is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ty is currently topping the baby name charts in South Dakota at position #95 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #936.

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 Ty is where you live.


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Ty origin and meaning

Ty is a 2 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Ty, pop culture references for the name Ty and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ty

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

Todd / Ted / Teddy / Tate / Tod / Thad / Theo / Tad / Tye / Tito /

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
2012346
2011319
2010266
2009221
2008247
2007236
2006210
2005168
2004181
2003193
2002214
2001268
2000259
1999255
1998261
1997225
1996242
1995279
1994316
1993328
1992341
1991378
1990431
1989502
1988508
1987519
1986452
1985471
1984419
1983458
1982452
1981418
1980415
1979423
1978422
1977402
1976422
1975439
1974416
1973412
1972385
1971366
1970388
1969386
1968367
1967409
1966429
1965457
1964420
1963418
1962429
1961452
1960507
1959620
1958872
19571292
1956837
1955915
19541166
19531271
19521297
19491733
19471449

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
South Dakota95
North Dakota135
Utah151
Idaho168
Nebraska192
Arkansas199
Louisiana210
Alaska219
Hawaii239
Alabama240
Wisconsin259
Kansas260
Minnesota260
West Virginia263
Colorado275
Oklahoma279
Missouri297
Oregon298
Tennessee313
New Mexico315
Mississippi319
Ohio323
Indiana326
Michigan327
Arizona334
Iowa340
Florida346
Texas351
Pennsylvania379
Connecticut388
Kentucky401
Massachusetts410
Georgia423
Illinois450
California457
North Carolina459
Virginia487
Nevada499
Washington501
New York575
South Carolina614
Maryland697
New Jersey936

Even more about Ty


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 Ty 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 Ty?

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
2005
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Ty
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,908
Letter count 2
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1947
2012 births +860

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