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pinWhat does Gaylon mean?

Gaylon /gay-lon/ as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the name Gaylon means "calm". Gaylon is a version, with the prefix Gay-, of Galen (Greek): from GalÍnus.


Gaylon has 7 variants: Gaelan, Galan, Galin, Galyn, Gaylen, Gaylin and Gaylinn.

Gaylon has 7 more different relations via Galen: Gaillen, Galeno, Jalen, Jalin, Jalon, Jaylen and Jaylon.

Kreatif forms: Gaillon, Gayson, Graylon. [more]

pinHow popular is Gaylon?

Gaylon is an unusual first name for males. Gaylon is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the birth name popularity of Gaylon for boys. Gaylon was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #758 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gaylon name in U.S.

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

Prominent related forms of Gaylon are Jaylen (#318 via latest list), Jalen (#572), Jaylon, Jalon and Galen. Other forms, like Gaylen, are uncommon. These forms of Gaylon reached the height of their popularity in 2001 (usage of 0.391%) and are somewhat less common today (usage 0.185%, 53%), with the versions Jaylon, Jalen, Galen and Gaylon becoming less stylish. Jalen is the firm favorite, although Jaylen seems to be gaining popularity too. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Gaylon and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gaylon, Galen, Jalen, Jalon, Jaylen, Jaylon in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gaylon and related baby names outside U.S.

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Gaylon is pronounced similarly to Gillan, Gillen, Gilleon, Gillion, Gillon, Gilon and Gullan. Other recommended similar baby names are Baylor, Caydon, Dalon, Daylin, Daymon, Galo, Garlan, Gaston, Gayler, Glen, Jaylan, Jaylonn, Jayvon, Kaylob, Mahlon, Marlon, Payton, Raydon, Raylen, Raymon, Tallon, Taylon, Tayson, Waylan and Waylon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gaylon.