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Tyler

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 7 0 7
1884 5 0 5
1888 5 0 5
1889 7 0 7
1892 5 0 5
1895 5 0 5
1896 6 0 6
1898 5 0 5
1899 5 0 5
1900 11 0 11
1903 6 0 6
1904 5 0 5
1905 6 0 6
1907 5 0 5
1908 7 0 7
1910 8 0 8
1911 13 0 13
1912 21 0 21
1913 13 0 13
1914 15 0 15
1915 22 0 22
1916 27 0 27
1917 26 0 26
1918 27 0 27
1919 31 0 31
1920 30 0 30
1921 25 0 25
1922 35 0 35
1923 24 0 24
1924 22 0 22
1925 22 0 22
1926 21 0 21
1927 27 0 27
1928 34 5 29
1929 19 0 19
1930 28 0 28
1931 21 0 21
1932 24 0 24
1933 17 0 17
1934 15 0 15
1935 26 0 26
1936 12 0 12
1937 19 0 19
1938 33 0 33
1939 40 0 40
1940 35 0 35
1941 41 0 41
1942 34 0 34
1943 39 0 39
1944 43 0 43
1945 42 0 42
1946 52 0 52
1947 67 0 67
1948 68 0 68
1949 71 0 71
1950 79 0 79
1951 71 0 71
1952 89 5 84
1953 99 0 99
1954 118 0 118
1955 117 0 117
1956 139 5 134
1957 148 7 141
1958 144 0 144
1959 152 5 147
1960 185 7 178
1961 197 0 197
1962 238 5 233
1963 290 8 282
1964 324 15 309
1965 309 11 298
1966 343 11 332
1967 435 15 420
1968 454 17 437
1969 513 20 493
1970 774 24 750
1971 745 21 724
1972 850 15 835
1973 771 21 750
1974 952 27 925
1975 1,104 38 1,066
1976 1,304 41 1,263
1977 1,502 41 1,461
1978 1,814 55 1,759
1979 2,104 59 2,045
1980 2,683 60 2,623
1981 3,210 89 3,121 #96 boy name
1982 4,721 135 4,586 #66 boy name
1983 5,949 132 5,817 #57 boy name
1984 8,895 190 8,705 #47 boy name
1985 10,407 196 10,211 #43 boy name
1986 11,109 199 10,910 #40 boy name
1987 11,784 252 11,532 #39 boy name
1988 13,603 263 13,340 #33 boy name
1989 15,861 272 15,589 #30 boy name
1990 21,076 445 20,631 #21 boy name
1991 25,837 633 25,204 #16 boy name
1992 29,771 979 28,792 #8 boy name
1993 30,979 1,182 29,797 #5 boy name
1994 31,531 1,054 30,477 #5 boy name
1995 30,071 917 29,154 #7 boy name
1996 27,803 849 26,954 #7 boy name
1997 25,636 759 24,877 #10 boy name
1998 24,521 810 23,711 #8 boy name
1999 23,451 788 22,663 #10 boy name
2000 22,184 683 21,501 #10 boy name
2001 19,838 569 19,269 #13 boy name
2002 18,784 523 18,261 #14 boy name
2003 18,631 456 18,175 #15 boy name
2004 17,930 491 17,439 #16 boy name
2005 17,340 357 16,983 #16 boy name
2006 15,911 379 15,532 #18 boy name
2007 14,400 319 14,081 #21 boy name
2008 12,950 260 12,690 #28 boy name
2009 11,772 238 11,534 #28 boy name
2010 10,633 197 10,436 #34 boy name
2011 9,005 181 8,824 #38 boy name
2012 7,862 175 7,687 #50 boy name
2013 6,805 173 6,632 #63 boy name
2014 5,979 168 5,811 #72 boy name
2015 5,333 202 5,131 #81 boy name

Want to know about the popularity of the Tyler baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 591,898 babies born with the name Tyler in the United States. That's more than enough Tylers to occupy the country of Western Sahara with an estimated population of 567,000 (as of July 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 "Tyler" was in 1994 with a total of 30,477 babies. (That's a lot of baby Tylers)

According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tyler" ranks #43 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 32 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 1989. Across the entire United States a total of 15,861 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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Where is the name Tyler popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Tyler

The name "Tyler" is of English origin, and it means "Tile Maker". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Tyler Posey

Tyler Posey is an actor and musician with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Tyler was born in 1991 as Tyler Garcia Posey in Santa Monica, California, U.S.

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Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry is an actor, author, playwright, and filmmaker. Tyler was born in 1969 as Emmitt Perry Jr. in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

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Tyler Hoechlin

Tyler Hoechlin is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1999 to present. Tyler was born in 1987 as Tyler Lee Hoechlin in Corona, California, U.S.

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Ty Burrell

Ty Burrell is an actor and comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Ty was born in 1967 as Tyler Gerald Burrell in Grants Pass, Oregon, U.S.

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Tyler Mane

Tyler Mane is a professional wrestler. Tyler was born in 1966 as Daryl Karolat in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.

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Tyler Hilton

Tyler Hilton is a singer and actor specializing in indie rockfolk music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Tyler was born in 1983 as Tyler James Hilton.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Tyler

Tyler Clippard
Tyler James Williams
Tyler The Creator
Tyler Strandberg
Tyler Joseph
Tyler Lockett
Tyler Moore
Tyler Oakley

Alternative Meanings

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

Y is for young, the years never show!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

Your name in reverse order is "Relyt". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lyter". 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 Tyler born Jul 6, 1982

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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 Southern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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