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Meaning and name origin
Schuyler \s-chuy-ler\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Schuyler), is pronounced SKY-ler. It is of Danish origin, and the meaning of Schuyler is "scholar, protection". The Dutch settlers brought the name to America in the 17th century. The homonym Skyler is steadily used. Skylar is the preferred spelling for girls.
For more information, see also the related boy name Skye.
Schuyler is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#9392 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Schuyler for boys (2014 statistics).
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