What does Skyler mean?
Skyler [sky-ler] as a girls' name (also used less regularly as boys' name Skyler) is pronounced SKY-ler. It is of Dutch origin, and the meaning of Skyler is "fugitive". Also possibly a phonetic form of the Dutch surname Schulyer, which was brought to New York by 17th-century settlers. Similar to Kyle or Kyla.
Related girl name: Skye.Kreatif forms:
(female) Skyle, Skylerie, ..
(male) Skyger, Skylerri, ..
How popular is Skyler?
Skyler is a rare first name for females but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#91801 out of 150436, Top 61%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Skyler for girls. Skyler was first listed in 1990 and reached its apex rank of #250 in the U.S. in 2000, and is at #302 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent alternative forms of Skyler (#302 in recent rankings) ranked in the Top 2000 are Kaylee (#52 in recent rankings), Kyla (#359), Kyle, Kylee (#213), Skye (#368), Skyla (#533) and Skylar (#48). Other forms, like Kyley, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Skyler was at its most widespread in 2013 (median #491) and has remained as conventional to this day (#484). Skye, Skyla, Skylar and Skyler are four of the more chic girl names here.
Recommended names are Gayner, Pyper▲, Sable, Sallee, Salley, Sayge, Shalee, Shaylee, Sher, Shilea, Shyla, Shylah, Shylo, Shyloh, Sile, Silver, Sisley, Skie, Sky▲, Somer, Sommer, Summer▲, Sybel, Sydel, Sylena, Sylva, Sylvee, Tayler▼, Tyler▼ and Tyller. These names tend to be more commonly used than Skyler.