What does Skye mean?
Skye /skye/ as a girls' name (also used less regularly as boys' name Skye) is pronounced sky. It is of English origin. Sky and Skye are used as nicknames for Skyler and Skylar, as nature names, and possibly in reference to the Isle of Skye in Scotland.
Skye▲ has 1 more related form via Skylar, Skyler: Skylar▲.Kreatif forms:
(female) Saye, Skyeia, ..
(male) Skyely, Skyene, ..
How popular is Skye?
Skye is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2353 out of 4276, Top 55%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#59147 out of 150436, Top 39%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Skye for girls. Skye was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #368 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Popular varying forms of Skye (#368 last year) are Sky (#740 last year), Skyla (#533), Skylar (#48) and Skyler (#302). These forms of Skye were favored today (median #398). Skylar is more widely used than the rest, though Skyla has grown trendy as well over time.
Recommended names are Agye, Amye, Caye, Faye▼, Gaye, Jaye, Joye, Kaye▼, Maye▼, Raye, Rye, Sade▼, Sadye▼, Sage▲, Sayge, Shae, Shaye, Sile, Sine, Sokie, Sue▼, Sukee, Sukie, Suky, Suse and Suze. These names tend to be less commonly used than Skye.