What does Lyle mean?
Affiliated boy name: Loyal.
Lyle has 1 feminine form: Lyla.Creative forms:
(male) Loule, Lylou, ..
(female) Lylo, Lyne, .. Middle name pairings:
Lyle Markell (L.M.), ..
How popular is Lyle?
Lyle is a very popular first name for males (#328 out of 1220, Top 27%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#2570 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name statistics of Lyle for boys. Lyle reached its apex rank of #155 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, and is at #1072 presently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Shown below is a study of the popularity of the boy name Lyle and associated names. Popular varying forms of Lyle (#1072 via latest list) ranked in the Top 2000 are Lysle, Loyal and Lisle. Usage of these forms of Lyle was at its apex 95 years ago (adoption of 0.1%) and has become much diminished since (adoption 0.01%, ▼90.4%), with the version Lyle falling out of fashion.
Lyle▼ is alike in pronunciation to Lale, Lowel and Loyall. Other recommended names are Able, Bale, Cale, Cayle, Cole, Coyle, Dale▼, Dayle, Doyle▼, Erle, Eryle, Gale▼, Gayle▼, Hale, Hayle, Jule, Kale, Kayle, Kile, Kyle▼, Ladle, Lake, Lalo, Lane▲, Layne▲, Le, Lee▼, Lige▼, Lleu, Lowe, Luce, Luke▲, Lyam, Lyn, Lynley, Lynn▼, Lyon, Nile, Ole▼, Olle, Royle, Vale, Vyrle, Wole, Yale, Yule, Zale and Zayle. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lyle.See names in meaning and etymology.