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Kyler

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1922 5 0 5
1946 5 0 5
1955 5 0 5
1962 6 0 6
1963 5 0 5
1964 6 0 6
1965 6 0 6
1967 5 0 5
1968 6 0 6
1969 9 0 9
1970 13 0 13
1971 12 0 12
1972 7 0 7
1973 5 0 5
1974 7 0 7
1975 8 0 8
1976 18 0 18
1977 12 0 12
1978 15 0 15
1979 13 0 13
1980 32 0 32
1981 28 0 28
1982 33 0 33
1983 50 5 45
1984 61 0 61
1985 64 0 64
1986 109 5 104
1987 134 8 126
1988 184 7 177
1989 208 10 198
1990 277 13 264
1991 340 18 322
1992 452 25 427
1993 535 26 509
1994 593 30 563
1995 867 43 824
1996 923 76 847
1997 930 75 855
1998 936 51 885
1999 1,028 69 959
2000 1,040 77 963
2001 1,063 43 1,020
2002 1,169 63 1,106
2003 1,168 82 1,086
2004 1,255 80 1,175
2005 1,223 48 1,175
2006 1,365 68 1,297
2007 1,295 63 1,232
2008 1,340 72 1,268
2009 1,351 66 1,285
2010 1,351 67 1,284
2011 1,449 84 1,365
2012 1,405 78 1,327
2013 1,334 75 1,259
2014 1,318 95 1,223
2015 1,376 94 1,282

Fun Facts about the name Kyler

  • How many people with the first name Kyler have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 28,454 babies born with the first name Kyler in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kyler to occupy the territory of Aland Islands (Finland) with an estimated population of 28,355 (as of December 31, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kyler? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1922 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kyler first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kyler is Thursday, August 5th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Kyler born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kyler was in 2011 with a total of 1,365 babies. That's a lot of babies named Kyler!
  • Random Kyler Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kyler ranks 96th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Montana. Imagine that, 14 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Kyler: Your name in reverse order is Relyk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kyerl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kyler? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,077 people with the last name Kyler.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kyler? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kyler as their last name since less than 1 person in 143k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Kyler as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kyler U.S.
  White 76.31% 64.26%
  African American 18.44% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.72% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.01% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.83% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kyler

People with the last name Kyler are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Kyler

The name "Kyler" is of German origin, and it means "Church, Monk's Cell". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Wiktionary

An American anglicization Dutch Cuyler "archer" and German Keiler "wild boar".

  • The surname is quite rare. The given name may be a recent coinage based on Kyle and Tyler.
  1. An American surname​.
  2. A male given name used since the 1980s.

Notable Persons With the Name Kyler

Kyler Murray

Kyler Murray is a football player. Kyler was born on August 7th, 1997 in Bedford, Texas.

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Kyler Fackrell

Kyler Fackrell is an athlete. Kyler was born in Mesa, Arizona.

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Kyler Jukes

Kyler Jukes is an important person. Kyler was born on April 9th, 1979 in Ganges, British Columbia.

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Kyler Knights

Kyler Knights is an athlete for the North Village Rams.

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What does the name Kyler mean?

Kis for kindle, the warmth in others.

Yis for yippee, and the things that inspire you to yell it

Lis for lofty, your ambitions are high!

Eis for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Ris for rock star, let it out!

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Sources: 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). 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License). Wiktionary: Titles and License. Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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