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Skyler

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How popular is the baby name Skyler in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1954 6 0 6
1956 6 0 6
1957 5 0 5
1958 5 0 5
1959 10 0 10
1960 7 0 7
1961 6 0 6
1963 6 0 6
1964 13 0 13
1965 9 0 9
1966 5 0 5
1967 6 0 6
1969 5 0 5
1970 7 0 7
1971 13 0 13
1972 10 0 10
1973 8 0 8
1974 21 0 21
1975 31 5 26
1976 23 0 23
1977 44 10 34
1978 59 7 52
1979 68 13 55
1980 92 13 79
1981 191 16 175
1982 216 15 201
1983 261 17 244
1984 347 28 319
1985 412 19 393
1986 467 44 423
1987 545 91 454
1988 637 86 551
1989 766 90 676
1990 1,130 283 847
1991 1,105 224 881
1992 1,411 314 1,097
1993 1,593 402 1,191
1994 1,737 382 1,355
1995 1,776 441 1,335
1996 1,928 536 1,392
1997 2,021 634 1,387
1998 2,406 1,022 1,384
1999 2,646 1,219 1,427
2000 2,756 1,284 1,472
2001 2,651 1,144 1,507
2002 2,718 1,160 1,558
2003 2,618 1,132 1,486
2004 2,454 1,032 1,422
2005 2,419 1,018 1,401
2006 2,317 1,037 1,280
2007 2,134 873 1,261
2008 2,071 764 1,307
2009 2,086 758 1,328
2010 1,958 638 1,320
2011 1,869 652 1,217
2012 2,061 836 1,225
2013 1,985 869 1,116
2014 1,989 1,076 913
2015 2,013 1,111 902

Want to know about the popularity of the Skyler baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 58,159 babies born with the name Skyler in the United States. That's more than enough Skylers 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 1954 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Skyler" was in 2002 with a total of 1,558 babies. (That's a lot of baby Skylers)

According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Skyler" ranks #74 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 11 babies in Vermont have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of 2,419 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Dutch

Origin and Meaning of Skyler

The name "Skyler" is of Dutch origin, and it means "Shield, scholar. Variant of Schuyler". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Skyler Samuels

Skyler Samuels is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Skyler was born in 1994 as Skyler Rose Samuels in Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Skyler Shaye

Skyler Shaye is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1996 to present. Skyler was born in 1986 as Skyler Anna Shaye in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Skyler Stone

Skyler was born in 1979 in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Skyler

Skyler Day
Skyler Howard
Skyler Martin
Skyler White
Skyler Gisondo

Alternative Meanings

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

K is for kid, the child within.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

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

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Past life for Skyler born Sep 17, 1971

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern China approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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