What does Baylor mean?
Baylor [bay-lor] as a boys' name is of English and Old German origin, and the meaning of Baylor is "one who delivers goods; measuring stick". English surname from bailor. Also a German occupational surname from beigel or beile, denoting a maker of measuring sticks. The name of a university in Texas.
Associated with: surname.
(male) Bealor, Boulor, ..
(female) Bayber, .. Middle name pairings:
Baylor Quentin (B.Q.), ..
How popular is Baylor?
Baylor is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#5261 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Baylor was first listed in 1996 and reached its highest rank of #811 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Baylor▲ is pronounced similarly to Buhler. Other recommended names are Baldor, Balfor (see Balfour), Barlow, Baylee, Baylen, Bayley, Bayly, Bayou, Blayr, Braylon, Daylon, Gayler, Gaylon, Gaylor, Gaylord▼, Gaynor, Jaylon▼, Kaylob, Kylor, Lawlor, Maynor, Mayor, Nailor, Naylor, Raynor, Skylor, Tailor, Talor, Taybor, Tayler, Taylon, Taylor▼, Tylor▼, Waylon▲, Zailor (see Taylor), Zaylor and Zaylour (see Taylor). These names tend to be more commonly used than Baylor.See names in meaning and etymology.