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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ashlyn mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Ashlyn

"Ashlyn" is a name of English origin, and it means "Combination of Ashley and Lynn". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A female given name, an anglicized form of Irish Aisling (“Dream, Vision”).

Notable Persons Named Ashlyn

Ashlyn Harris is a soccer player for the Orlando Pride, Satellite High School, North Carolina Tar Heels women's soccer, Pali Blues, Saint Louis Athletica, Washington Freedom, Western New York Flash, FCR 2001 Duisburg, Washington Spirit, Tyresö FF, and United States women's national under-20 soccer t. Ashlyn was born on October 19th, 1985 in Cocoa Beach, Florida, United States.

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Ashlyn was given the name Ashlyn Kohl Sanchez on July 27th, 1996 in United States.

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Ashlyn Martin is a playboy playmate. Ashlyn was born on March 20th, 1946.

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Ashlyn Brantley is an athlete for the Hudson Valley Quickstrike Lady Blues.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1963 7 7 0
1964 13 13 0
1965 18 18 0
1966 12 12 0
1967 12 12 0
1968 19 19 0
1969 13 13 0
1970 16 16 0
1971 9 9 0
1972 13 13 0
1973 9 9 0
1974 8 8 0
1975 11 11 0
1976 17 17 0
1977 19 19 0
1978 22 22 0
1979 25 25 0
1980 26 26 0
1981 33 33 0
1982 37 37 0
1983 82 82 0
1984 94 94 0
1985 136 136 0
1986 171 171 0
1987 219 219 0
1988 281 281 0
1989 385 385 0
1990 419 419 0
1991 511 511 0
1992 688 688 0
1993 857 857 0
1994 1,092 1,092 0
1995 1,215 1,215 0
1996 1,242 1,242 0
1997 1,367 1,367 0
1998 1,548 1,548 0
1999 1,646 1,638 8
2000 1,822 1,822 0
2001 2,030 2,030 0
2002 2,077 2,077 0
2003 2,377 2,368 9
2004 2,464 2,454 10
2005 2,544 2,539 5
2006 2,455 2,455 0
2007 2,267 2,261 6
2008 2,260 2,260 0
2009 2,197 2,191 6
2010 1,947 1,947 0
2011 1,832 1,832 0
2012 1,515 1,510 5
2013 1,242 1,237 5
2014 1,059 1,059 0
2015 981 981 0
2016 833 833 0
2017 659 659 0

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Popularity of Ashlyn as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Ashlyn

  • How Popular is the name Ashlyn? Ashlyn is the 1,075th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ashlyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 44,853 babies born with the first name Ashlyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ashlyn to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ashlyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1963 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Ashlyn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ashlyn is Friday, February 3rd, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Ashlyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ashlyn was in 2005 with a total of 2,539 babies. That's a lot of babies named Ashlyn!
  • Random Ashlyn Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ashlyn ranks 83rd in popularity as a baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 59 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Ashlyn: Your name in reverse order is Nylhsa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahlnys. How do you pronounce that?

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