What does Shaylyn mean?
Shaylyn \sha(yl)-yn\ as a name for girls. Shaylyn's name origin is Gaelic, and Shaylyn means "from the fairy palace; admirable". Shaylyn is a derivative of Shayla (Gaelic). Shaylyn is also a variant of Shea (Gaelic).
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 (#unlisted) 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%, down 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)