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Waylon

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Land by the road
  • #1971 All Time
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Boys

How popular is the name "Waylon" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1911 5 0 5
1915 6 0 6
1916 7 0 7
1918 11 0 11
1919 5 0 5
1920 9 0 9
1921 9 0 9
1922 6 0 6
1923 8 0 8
1924 14 0 14
1925 9 0 9
1926 14 0 14
1927 8 0 8
1928 19 0 19
1929 11 0 11
1930 15 0 15
1931 18 0 18
1932 9 0 9
1933 23 0 23
1934 22 0 22
1935 18 0 18
1936 19 0 19
1937 25 0 25
1938 29 0 29
1939 9 0 9
1940 18 0 18
1941 20 0 20
1942 17 0 17
1943 19 0 19
1944 19 0 19
1945 14 0 14
1946 19 0 19
1947 18 0 18
1948 22 0 22
1949 14 0 14
1950 11 0 11
1951 17 0 17
1952 18 0 18
1953 15 0 15
1954 12 0 12
1955 11 0 11
1956 17 0 17
1957 8 0 8
1958 24 0 24
1959 8 0 8
1960 9 0 9
1961 8 0 8
1962 17 0 17
1963 7 0 7
1964 13 0 13
1965 11 0 11
1966 24 0 24
1967 53 0 53
1968 79 0 79
1969 98 0 98
1970 119 0 119
1971 112 0 112
1972 86 0 86
1973 100 0 100
1974 88 0 88
1975 116 0 116
1976 160 0 160
1977 253 0 253
1978 258 0 258
1979 311 0 311
1980 388 0 388
1981 303 0 303
1982 201 0 201
1983 184 0 184
1984 193 0 193
1985 180 0 180
1986 128 0 128
1987 132 0 132
1988 117 0 117
1989 118 0 118
1990 113 0 113
1991 126 0 126
1992 135 0 135
1993 109 0 109
1994 130 0 130
1995 109 0 109
1996 126 0 126
1997 134 0 134
1998 110 0 110
1999 114 0 114
2000 131 0 131
2001 105 0 105
2002 228 0 228
2003 207 0 207
2004 290 0 290
2005 365 0 365
2006 463 0 463
2007 501 0 501
2008 480 0 480
2009 569 0 569
2010 655 0 655
2011 797 0 797
2012 967 0 967
2013 1,205 8 1,197
2014 1,494 8 1,486

Want to know about the populiarty of Waylon? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,178 babies born with the name Waylon in the United States. That's more than enough Waylons to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1911 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Waylon" was in 2014 with a total of 1,486 babies. (That's a lot of baby Waylons)

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Waylon" ranks #56 in popularity as a baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 42 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 1,494 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 Waylon popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Waylon in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Waylon

The name "Waylon" is of English origin, and it means "Land by the road". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Waylon

Waylon is an album | . Waylon was born in 1980.

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Alternative Meanings

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

Y is for young, the years never show!

L is for luster, your shine.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nolyaw". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yanwlo". 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 Waylon born Jun 16, 1933

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 USA North-East approximately on 975. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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