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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Jailyn mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Jailyn

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from California, United States says the name Jailyn means "Very smart and happy friend" and is of Spanish origin.
  • A user from Georgia, United States says the name Jailyn is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Victorious Gift of God/ Beautiful representative".
  • According to a user from Georgia, United States, the name Jailyn is of English origin and means "Special and very smart very happy and a great best friend".
  • A submission from United States says the name Jailyn means "Lively" and is of English origin.

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International Interest

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1982 5 5 0
1986 6 6 0
1987 7 7 0
1990 10 10 0
1992 14 14 0
1993 40 31 9
1994 48 43 5
1995 66 57 9
1996 76 65 11
1997 104 91 13
1998 161 138 23
1999 185 165 20
2000 245 215 30
2001 264 226 38
2002 293 258 35
2003 291 254 37
2004 306 256 50
2005 301 265 36
2006 310 251 59
2007 319 278 41
2008 293 256 37
2009 255 219 36
2010 229 193 36
2011 198 163 35
2012 192 161 31
2013 144 128 16
2014 140 116 24
2015 152 141 11
2016 148 134 14
2017 120 99 21
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Jailyn

Interest is based how many people viewed this name from each country and is scaled based on the total views by each country so that large countries do not always show the most interest. Darker blue on the map indicates that people in the country are more likely to search for this name.

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Jailyn as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Jailyn

  • How Popular is the name Jailyn? Jailyn is the 3,828th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Jailyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,922 babies born with the first name Jailyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jailyn to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jailyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1982 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Jailyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jailyn was in 2007 with a total of 278 babies.
  • Random Jailyn Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jailyn is not a popular baby girl's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Jailyn: Your name in reverse order is Nyliaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yilnaj. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Jailyn born Jul 9, 1951

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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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).