What does Shaylon mean?
Shaylon /shay-lon/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Shaylon's name origin is Gaelic, and the meaning of the name Shaylon is "admirable". Shaylon is a variant form, with the suffix -ylon, of Shea (Gaelic): from Seaghdha.
How popular is Shaylon?
Shaylon is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Shaylon is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shay and Shea are the prominent variation forms of Shaylon (outside Top 1000). Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread in the year 1991 (usage of 0.202%) and is now much lower, with the form Shea becoming less in vogue. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Shaylon and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Shalom. Like Shaylon, this name is not frequently used.