Shaylyn

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shaylyn

User Submitted Origins

     English
50%
     Irish
25%
     Arabic
25%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Tennessee, United States says the name Shaylyn means "''From the Fairy Place"" and is of Arabic origin.
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International Interest

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 6 6 0
1979 31 31 0
1980 22 22 0
1981 20 20 0
1982 16 16 0
1983 17 17 0
1984 15 15 0
1985 25 25 0
1986 27 27 0
1987 30 30 0
1988 37 37 0
1989 58 58 0
1990 70 70 0
1991 62 62 0
1992 69 69 0
1993 88 88 0
1994 77 77 0
1995 66 66 0
1996 81 81 0
1997 83 83 0
1998 86 86 0
1999 82 82 0
2000 87 87 0
2001 79 79 0
2002 77 77 0
2003 59 59 0
2004 70 70 0
2005 70 70 0
2006 64 64 0
2007 75 75 0
2008 53 53 0
2009 57 57 0
2010 59 59 0
2011 49 49 0
2012 28 28 0
2013 24 24 0
2014 31 31 0
2015 33 33 0
2016 14 14 0
2017 16 16 0
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International Interest for Shaylyn

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Shaylyn as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Shaylyn

  • How Popular is the name Shaylyn? Shaylyn is the 6,770th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shaylyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,013 babies born with the first name Shaylyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shaylyn to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shaylyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Shaylyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shaylyn was in 1993 with a total of 88 babies.
  • Random Shaylyn Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shaylyn is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Shaylyn: Your name in reverse order is Nylyahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ashyyln. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shaylyn born Apr 18, 1941

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-Central approximately on 1650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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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).