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since 1880
Last Name
<100
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in 2010

Waylon

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1911 5 0 5
1915 6 0 6
1916 7 0 7
1918 11 0 11
1919 5 0 5
1920 9 0 9
1921 9 0 9
1922 6 0 6
1923 8 0 8
1924 14 0 14
1925 9 0 9
1926 14 0 14
1927 8 0 8
1928 19 0 19
1929 11 0 11
1930 15 0 15
1931 18 0 18
1932 9 0 9
1933 23 0 23
1934 22 0 22
1935 18 0 18
1936 19 0 19
1937 25 0 25
1938 29 0 29
1939 9 0 9
1940 18 0 18
1941 20 0 20
1942 17 0 17
1943 19 0 19
1944 19 0 19
1945 14 0 14
1946 19 0 19
1947 18 0 18
1948 22 0 22
1949 14 0 14
1950 11 0 11
1951 17 0 17
1952 18 0 18
1953 15 0 15
1954 12 0 12
1955 11 0 11
1956 17 0 17
1957 8 0 8
1958 24 0 24
1959 8 0 8
1960 9 0 9
1961 8 0 8
1962 17 0 17
1963 7 0 7
1964 13 0 13
1965 11 0 11
1966 24 0 24
1967 53 0 53
1968 79 0 79
1969 98 0 98
1970 119 0 119
1971 111 0 111
1972 86 0 86
1973 100 0 100
1974 88 0 88
1975 116 0 116
1976 160 0 160
1977 253 0 253
1978 258 0 258
1979 311 0 311
1980 388 0 388
1981 304 0 304
1982 200 0 200
1983 184 0 184
1984 193 0 193
1985 180 0 180
1986 128 0 128
1987 132 0 132
1988 117 0 117
1989 118 0 118
1990 113 0 113
1991 126 0 126
1992 135 0 135
1993 109 0 109
1994 130 0 130
1995 109 0 109
1996 126 0 126
1997 134 0 134
1998 110 0 110
1999 114 0 114
2000 131 0 131
2001 105 0 105
2002 228 0 228
2003 207 0 207
2004 290 0 290
2005 365 0 365
2006 463 0 463
2007 501 0 501
2008 480 0 480
2009 569 0 569
2010 656 0 656
2011 797 0 797
2012 967 0 967
2013 1,206 8 1,198
2014 1,502 8 1,494
2015 1,765 12 1,753

Fun Facts about the name Waylon

  • How many people with the first name Waylon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,952 babies born with the first name Waylon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Waylon to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Waylon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1911 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Waylon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Waylon is Saturday, October 12th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Waylon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Waylon was in 2015 with a total of 1,753 babies. That's a lot of babies named Waylon!
  • Random Waylon Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Waylon ranks 56th in popularity as a baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 42 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Waylon: Your name in reverse order is Nolyaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yloawn. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Waylon

The name "Waylon" is of English origin, and it means "Land by the road". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A male given name

Waylon

Waylon is an album | . Waylon was born in 1980.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Waylon

Waylon Jennings
Waylon Jones
Waylon Mercy
Waylon Smithers

Notable Persons With the Last Name Waylon

Waylon

Waylon is an album | . Waylon was born in 1980.

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What does the name Waylon mean?

Wis for willing, to go the extra mile

Ais for accountable, someone to be counted on

Yis for yes, always open to new possibilities

Lis for luster, your shine.

Ois for outlook, pleasing to all.

Nis for normal, step outside of the box!

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