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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Cylus

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  • A submission from Kansas, United States says the name Cylus means "Wood, forest" and is of Greek origin.
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Notable Persons Named Cylus

Cylus Sandoval is an athlete for the FC Tucson.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1997 6 0 6
2002 8 0 8
2003 7 0 7
2004 8 0 8
2005 12 0 12
2006 7 0 7
2007 21 0 21
2008 23 0 23
2009 40 0 40
2010 48 0 48
2011 65 0 65
2012 77 0 77
2013 59 0 59
2014 75 0 75
2015 52 0 52
2016 54 0 54
2017 39 0 39

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Popularity of Cylus as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Cylus

  • How Popular is the name Cylus? Cylus is the 14,542nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Cylus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 601 babies born with the first name Cylus in the United States. That's more than enough people named Cylus to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Cylus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1997 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Cylus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Cylus is Sunday, December 19th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Cylus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Cylus was in 2012 with a total of 77 babies.
  • Random Cylus Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Cylus is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Cylus: Your name in reverse order is Sulyc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yscul. How do you pronounce that?

What Cyluss Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Cylus born Jan 12, 1933

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 Eastern Australia approximately on 1175. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

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 task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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