What does Tyler mean?
Tyler [tyler] as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' 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).
(female) Taler, Taller, ..
(male) Tylers, Tymer, .. Middle name pairings:
Tyler Maylee (T.M.), ..
How popular is Tyler?
Tyler is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2663 out of 4276, Top 62%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#477 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Tyler entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top rank of #238 in the U.S. in the year 1993, and is presently at #1220. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Tyler (#1220 in recent rankings) ranked in the Top 2000 are Tayler, Taylor (#76 in recent rankings) and Tyla. Usage of these forms of Tyler reached its most widespread 21 years ago (median #649) and has become much reduced since (#1324, ▼82.4%), with versions like Tayler becoming less stylish.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Pyper, Skyler▲, Talea, Teleri and Tyree. These names tend to be less commonly used than Tyler.