What does Jaylon mean?
Jaylon /jay-lon/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Greek and American derivation, and Jaylon means "calm". Jaylon is an alternate spelling of Galen (Greek): from GalÍnus. Jaylon is also a derivative of Jalen. Jaylon is also used as a variation of Jaylen (American).
How popular is Jaylon?
Jaylon is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Jaylon is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Jaylon for boys. Jaylon entered the list in 1994 and reached its apex rank of #398 in the U.S. in 2002, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Prominent variation forms of Jaylon are Jaylen (#318 last year), Jalen (#572), Jaylin, Jalon, Gaylon, Galen and Jaylan. Variants like Galan are seldom used. Adoption of these boy names reached its highest in the year 2001 (usage of 0.4026%) and is now much lower (usage 0.1388%, ▼65.5%), with forms such as Jaylin, Jaylon, Jalen, Jaylan and Gaylon becoming somewhat outmoded. Jaylen (#318) is the most fashionable birth name in this list. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Jaylon and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)