What does Shaylyn mean?
Shaylyn /shay-lyn/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Shaylyn's name origin is Gaelic, 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).
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. Census)
Shayla (#746 in 2014), Shea, Shaylee and Shae are the prominent related forms of Shaylyn (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000. Usage of these girl names was at its highest in the year 1998 (usage of 0.314%) and is now much lower (usage 0.0635%, ▼79.8%), with the versions Shayla, Shaylee and Shea becoming less in vogue. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Shaylyn and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)