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Lyle

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 7 0 7
1881 6 0 6
1882 12 0 12
1883 7 0 7
1884 12 0 12
1885 13 0 13
1886 12 0 12
1887 17 0 17
1888 29 7 22
1889 18 0 18
1890 27 5 22
1891 31 0 31
1892 34 5 29
1893 36 7 29
1894 56 8 48
1895 40 0 40
1896 45 10 35
1897 49 10 39
1898 65 9 56
1899 42 0 42
1900 55 6 49
1901 65 5 60
1902 55 7 48
1903 66 0 66
1904 74 0 74
1905 71 10 61
1906 98 5 93
1907 84 8 76
1908 82 7 75
1909 72 0 72
1910 125 8 117
1911 140 12 128
1912 340 15 325
1913 358 16 342
1914 522 27 495
1915 736 17 719
1916 821 16 805
1917 882 27 855
1918 1,010 17 993
1919 901 24 877
1920 996 29 967
1921 1,039 32 1,007
1922 1,071 16 1,055
1923 1,031 20 1,011
1924 1,023 23 1,000
1925 1,034 22 1,012
1926 1,073 22 1,051
1927 1,072 17 1,055
1928 1,016 16 1,000
1929 1,020 14 1,006
1930 966 19 947
1931 963 21 942
1932 985 16 969
1933 925 9 916
1934 952 15 937
1935 944 9 935
1936 924 14 910
1937 887 12 875
1938 795 6 789
1939 842 9 833
1940 875 10 865
1941 951 12 939
1942 900 9 891
1943 899 16 883
1944 824 12 812
1945 774 8 766
1946 870 11 859
1947 912 8 904
1948 877 13 864
1949 842 7 835
1950 841 15 826
1951 829 15 814
1952 915 17 898
1953 906 16 890
1954 901 11 890
1955 830 8 822
1956 808 15 793
1957 844 8 836
1958 778 9 769
1959 769 7 762
1960 741 7 734
1961 667 9 658
1962 654 10 644
1963 574 0 574
1964 522 7 515
1965 456 0 456
1966 435 0 435
1967 377 0 377
1968 435 0 435
1969 440 6 434
1970 475 9 466
1971 400 5 395
1972 320 6 314
1973 287 0 287
1974 271 0 271
1975 246 0 246
1976 222 0 222
1977 279 0 279
1978 240 6 234
1979 251 5 246
1980 268 0 268
1981 246 0 246
1982 230 6 224
1983 247 0 247
1984 255 0 255
1985 246 0 246
1986 297 0 297
1987 253 0 253
1988 248 0 248
1989 252 0 252
1990 257 0 257
1991 178 0 178
1992 189 0 189
1993 159 0 159
1994 149 0 149
1995 143 0 143
1996 117 0 117
1997 122 0 122
1998 97 0 97
1999 100 7 93
2000 101 0 101
2001 100 0 100
2002 107 0 107
2003 117 0 117
2004 79 0 79
2005 88 5 83
2006 104 0 104
2007 87 0 87
2008 78 0 78
2009 86 0 86
2010 101 0 101
2011 136 0 136
2012 132 0 132
2013 178 10 168
2014 182 10 172
2015 183 0 183

Want to know about the popularity of the Lyle baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 58,022 babies born with the name Lyle in the United States. That's more than enough Lyles to occupy the territory of Greenland (Denmark) with an estimated population of 56,749 (as of January 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lyle" was in 1922 with a total of 1,055 babies. (That's a lot of baby Lyles)

According to the 1915 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lyle" ranks #50 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 29 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1915. Across the entire United States a total of 736 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Lyle" mean? The list below shows the origins of Lyle as well as things modernly associated with the name Lyle such as celebrities named Lyle.

Origin and Meaning of Lyle

The name "Lyle" is of English origin, and it means "From the Island". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Lyle Lovett

Lyle Lovett is a singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor specializing in texas country, americana, outlaw country, and bluegrass music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1980 to present. Lyle was born in 1957 as Lyle Pearce Lovett.

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Lyle Overbay

Lyle Overbay is a MLB player. Lyle was born in 1977 in Centralia, Washington.

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Lyle Talbot

Lyle was born in 1902 as Lisle Henderson in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Lyle

Lyle Alzado
Lyle Denniston
Lyle Trachtenberg Actor
Lyle Mcdonald
Lyle Mitchell
Lyle Thompson

Alternative Meanings

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

Y is for young, the years never show!

L is for loyalty, that you show.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

Your name in reverse order is "Elyl". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lley". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Lyle born Jun 8, 1977

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern New Zealand approximately on 1675. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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