What does Shaylyn mean?
Shaylyn [shay-lyn] as a name for girls is a Gaelic name, and Shaylyn means "from the fairy palace; admirable". Shaylyn is a version of Shayla (Gaelic) with the suffix -n. Shaylyn is also a variant of Shea (Gaelic).
(female) Shallyn, Shavlyn, ..
(male) Shaydan, Shayton, ..
How popular is Shaylyn?
Shaylyn is an uncommon given name for females. Shaylyn is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Shaylyn for girls. Shaylyn entered the list in 1990 and reached its top position of #1706 in the U.S. in the year 1993, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Shayla (#800 in recent rankings), Shea (#1276), Shay (#1373), Shaylee (#1388), Shaye, Shaylynn and Shaila are the prominent related forms of Shaylyn appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Shaylyn was at its highest 2 decades ago (adoption of 0.09%) and is now much reduced (adoption 0.04%, ▼60%), with the version Shayla going out of style.
Shaylyn is pronounced similarly to Chalon, Shalane, Shalene and Shalynn. Other suggested similar names are Caylyn, Charlyn, Kaylyn, Shalana, Shalena, Shalina, Shalini, Shalom, Shannyn, Sharalyn, Sharelyn, Sharlan, Sharly, Sharlyn, Sharlyne, Sharmyn, Sharolyn, Sharyn▼, Shayan, Shaylla, Sherylyn, Shirlyn, Starlyn, Suelyn and Taylyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shaylyn.See names in meaning and etymology.