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Tayler (girl)

What does Tayler mean?

Tayler Pronunciation of Tayler [tayler] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Tayler) has the meaning "tailor; to cut". Tayler is a version of Taylor (Middle English, Old French): occupational name.


Tayler has 2 variants: Tahlor and Tailor.

Creative forms:
(female) Taler, Tayter, ..

(male) Tayer, Tayper, ..

Middle name pairings:
Tayler Mirabelle (T.M.), ..

How popular is Tayler?

Tayler is an unusual given name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#24784 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Tayler entered the list in 1990 and reached its apex position of #306 in the U.S. in 1993, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tayler name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tayler outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Taylor (#76 from recent data) is the only other prominent variation form of Tayler. Other variants, like Tahlor, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Tayler was at its peak 2 decades ago (usage of 1.57%) and is now much less (usage 0.28%, down 82%), with versions such as Taylor becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tayler, Taylor in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Taylor outside U.S.

Similar Names

Tayler is pronounced similarly to Tyler and Tyller. Other recommended names are Baylee, Bayley, Caylee, Caylen, Cayley, Dayle, Gayle, Gaylen (see Gayle), Gayner, Haylea, Haylee, Hayley, Jaylee, Kayle, Kaylea, Kaylee, Kaylei, Kaylen, Kayley, Skyler, Talea, Tallee, Talley, Talora, Tayla, Taylin, Taylyn, Tayte, Teleri and Tylee. These names tend to be more commonly used than Tayler.