Tyler

Tyler - A very unique female name



  Feb 23,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Tyler, meaning maker of tiles, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1969 on position #2517. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Tyler and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Tyler? 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 Tyler. The baby girl name Tyler was given to 121 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1335 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 11,680 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Tyler peaked in popularity 24 years ago in 1993 on position 235.



Famous with this name

Tyler Posey
Liv Tyler
Tyler Perry


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Rating: 4/5 (7 people)


Tyler is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Tyler is currently topping the baby name charts in Kentucky at position #718 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,747.

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 Tyler is where you live.


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Tyler origin and meaning

Tyler is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means maker of tiles. To see famous people named Tyler, pop culture references for the name Tyler and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Tyler

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

Taylor / Tayler / Taylar / Taelor / Tylar / Tailor / Talar / Taylore / Talor / Tylor /

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
20121335
20111327
20101230
20091096
2008987
2007913
2006717
2005747
2004576
2003592
2002519
2001487
2000409
1999370
1998352
1997367
1996332
1995299
1994264
1993235
1992280
1991404
1990529
1989754
1988772
1987717
1986883
1985854
1984904
19831177
19821105
19811627
19802331
19782010
19763215
19752741
19692517

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Kentucky718
New Jersey734
South Carolina763
Maryland852
Louisiana863
Georgia875
Colorado1012
North Carolina1042
Michigan1058
Washington1230
Texas1335
Pennsylvania1380
Florida1698
New York1730
California1747

Even more about Tyler


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 Tyler 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 Tyler?

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
1993
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Tyler
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 11,680
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1969
2012 births +121

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