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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Raylan

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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Raylan

Raylan Givens is a deputy u.s. marshal and united states marshals service.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1975 5 0 5
1977 6 0 6
1979 5 0 5
1983 5 0 5
1992 7 0 7
1994 6 0 6
1996 5 0 5
1998 6 0 6
1999 6 0 6
2001 7 7 0
2002 6 0 6
2004 10 0 10
2005 14 0 14
2006 19 8 11
2007 16 9 7
2008 18 9 9
2009 21 5 16
2010 146 14 132
2011 357 27 330
2012 515 28 487
2013 555 34 521
2014 608 42 566
2015 687 57 630
2016 513 32 481
2017 462 42 420

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Popularity of Raylan as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Raylan

  • How Popular is the name Raylan? Raylan is the 4,349th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Raylan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,005 babies born with the first name Raylan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Raylan 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 Raylan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Raylan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Raylan is Friday, July 9th, 1920.
  • What year had the most people named Raylan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Raylan was in 2015 with a total of 630 babies.
  • Random Raylan Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Raylan is not a popular baby boy's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Raylan: Your name in reverse order is Nalyar. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yanlra. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Raylan born Jul 9, 1985

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 Ontario approximately on 1550. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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