in the U.S.
- Gender: Neutral
- Origin: American
- Meaning: Scholar
- #841 All Time
- #48 in 2014
Pronunciation of Skylar
How popular is the name "Skylar" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
#87 girl name
#73 girl name
#48 girl name
Want to know about the populiarty of Skylar? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 63,222 babies born with the name Skylar in the United States. That's more than enough Skylars to occupy the territory of Guernsey (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 62,431 (as of March 31, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1959 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Skylar" was in 2014 with a total of 4,732 babies. (That's a lot of baby Skylars)
According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Skylar" ranks #75 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 59 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of 2,627 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Skylar popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Skylar in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Skylar" mean? The list below shows the origins of Skylar as well as things modernly associated with the name Skylar such as celebrities named Skylar.
Origin and Meaning of Skylar
The name "Skylar" is of American origin, and it means "Scholar". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
S is for select, as few are chosen.
K is for kindness, you always show.
Y is for youthful, your eternal look.
L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.
A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.
R is for relish, you seek a challenge.
Your name in reverse order is "Ralyks". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ayskrl". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Skylar born Sep 27, 1938
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 Australia approximately on 1300. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.
Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.
Name poster for Skylar
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