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Skylor

What does Skylor mean?

Skylor Pronunciation of Skylor [sky-lor] as a boys' name has its root in Danish, and Skylor means "scholar, protection; fugitive; giving shelter". Skylor is an alternate spelling of Schuyler (Danish). Skylor is also a variation of Skyler (Danish).

Associated with: scholar (philosopher), protection (defender), shelter (home).

Variations

Skylor has 9 variants: Schuylar, Schylar, Schyler, Skielar, Skielor, Skuyler, Skyelar, Skylar and Skyller.

1 more related form via Schuyler, Skyler: Skylen.

Creative forms:
(male) Salor, ..

(female) Skyle, Skysor, ..

Middle name pairings:
Skylor Yosef (S.Y.), ..

How popular is Skylor?

Skylor is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Skylor is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Skylor was first listed in 1993 and reached its apex position of #1638 in the U.S. in the year 1998, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Skylor appearing in the Top 2000 are Schuyler, Schyler, Skylar (#708 via latest list) and Skyler (#361). Other variants, like Skyller, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Skylor was well-received 2 decades ago (average #1065) and is somewhat lower today (#1413, 45.2%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Skylor, Schuyler, Schyler, Skylar, Skyler in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Bailor, Baylor, Gaylor, Gaynor, Grygor, Izydor (see Isidore), Kylor, Lawlor, Maynor, Mayor, Mynor, Nailor, Naylor, Pryor, Raynor, Sadler, Sandor, Saulo, Sayer, Seamor, Senior, Seymore, Seymour, Shalom, Shaylon, Shilo, Shiloh, Sholom, Shylo, Shyloh, Sior, Skelly, Sky, Skye, Snyder, Spyder, Spyros, Styles, Sylas, Sylver, Symon, Syon, Szymon, Tailor, Talor, Taybor, Taylor, Tylor, Zailor (see Taylor) and Zaylor. These names tend to be more commonly used than Skylor.

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