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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sylar

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  1. indefinite plural of syl

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
2006 9 0 9
2007 44 6 38
2008 47 0 47
2009 91 0 91
2010 76 0 76
2011 62 7 55
2012 74 5 69
2013 67 0 67
2014 75 6 69
2015 60 6 54
2016 73 6 67
2017 41 6 35

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Popularity of Sylar as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Sylar

  • How Popular is the name Sylar? Sylar is the 13,014th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Sylar have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 719 babies born with the first name Sylar in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sylar to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sylar? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2006 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Sylar born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sylar was in 2009 with a total of 91 babies.
  • Random Sylar Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sylar is not a popular baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 6 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Sylar: Your name in reverse order is Ralys. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ayrls. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Sylar born Jan 25, 1964

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 Alaska approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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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).
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