What does Tailor mean?
Tailor [tai-lor] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Tailor) means "tailor; to cut". Tailor is an alternate spelling, with the prefix Tai-, of Taylor (Middle English, Old French): occupational name. See also Walker.
(female) Tailorre, Tallor, ..
(male) Taidor, Taitor, ..
How popular is Tailor?
Tailor is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#25221 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Shown below is an analysis of the ranking of Tailor and affiliated names. Taylor (#76 the previous year) and Tayler are the popular related forms of Tailor (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Tailor was common among parents in 1995 (adoption of 1.6%) and is now much diminished (adoption 0.3%, ▼82%), with forms like Tayler going out of style. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Tailor is alike in pronunciation to Tyler▼ and Tyller. Other recommended names are Dior, Elinor▼, Flor, Gaenor, Gaynor, Limor, Lior, Nanor, Ninor, Tahlia, Taija, Taima, Taimah, Taina, Tais, Taisa, Taisha, Taisia, Taisie, Taisse, Tait, Taitt, Tal, Talbot, Talea, Tali, Talia▲, Talie, Tallbot, Tallee, Talley, Tallia, Tallie, Tally, Tallya, Talma, Talona, Talora, Talya, Tamar, Tamiko, Tamilyn, Tamlyn, Tamora, Tarlton, Tayla, Taylin, Taylyn, Teil, Teill, Teille, Thilda, Thilde, Tilda▼, Tilde, Tildy, Tilli, Tilly, Timora, Toinon, Tresor, Trilby, Tsila, Tsilah, Twila▼, Twilla, Tzila, Tzilah, Tzili and Tzipora. These names tend to be more frequently used than Tailor.