Meaning and name origin
Tyler \t(y)-ler\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Tyler), is pronounced TYE-ler. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Tyler is "a worker in roof tiles". Occupational name. Probably influenced by the popularity of Taylor. American President John Tyler (1841-1845).
Tyler is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2663 out of 4276, Top 62%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#415 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Tyler for girls. Tyler reached its highest rank of #238 in the U.S. in 1993. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Tyler and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Taylor (#77) and Tyler. (2014 statistics).