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Gaylon

What does Gaylon mean?

Gaylon Pronunciation of Gaylon [gay-lon] as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the name Gaylon means "calm". Gaylon is a version of Galen (Greek): from GalÍnus.

Associated with: greek, calm (peace).

Variations

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

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

Creative forms:
(male) Galon, Gayson, ..

(female) Gayli, Gaylya, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gaylon Harris (G.H.), ..

How 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. Demographics)

Gaylon was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its top rank of #764 in the U.S. during 1940-1949, but is not listed currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Gaylon are Jaylen (#345 via latest list), Jalen (#589), Jaylon (#1137), Gaylen, Jalon, Jalin and Galen. Other forms, like Gaylin, are uncommon. These forms of Gaylon reached the height of their popularity 15 years ago (usage of 0.31%) and are now much less common (usage 0.09%, 72%), with versions like Jaylon becoming somewhat outmoded.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gaylon, Galen, Gaylen, Jalen, Jalin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jalon, Jaylen, Jaylon in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Gaylon is pronounced similarly to Gillan, Gillen, Gilleon, Gillion, Gillon, Gilon and Gullan. Other recommended names are Baylor, Braylon, Caydon, Dallon, Dalon, Daylan, Daylen, Daylin, Daylon, Daymon, Dayton, Gaeton, Gallo, Gallton (see Galton), Galo, Galton, Galvon, Gamlin, Gannon, Garlan, Garlen, Garlin, Garlyn, Garmon, Garon, Garron, Garson, Garton, Gaston, Gayle, Gayler, Gaylor, Gaylord, Glen, Glyn, Glynn, Graydon, Grayton, Haydon, Haylan, Jaelon, Jailon, Jaydon, Jaylan, Jaylin, Jaylonn, Jayron, Jayson, Jayvon, Kaydon, Kaylob, Mahlon, Mallon, Marlon, Maslon, Naylor, Payton, Raydon, Raylen, Raymon, Shaylon, Tallon, Taylon, Taylor, Tayson, Tayton, Waylan and Waylon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gaylon.

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