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pinWhat does Tailor mean?

Tailor /tai-lor/ as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Tailor). Tailor means "tailor; to cut". Tailor is a version, with the prefix Tai-, of Taylor (Middle English, Old French): from the Norman French word "taillier".


Tailor has 2 variants: Tailer and Tayler.

Tailor has 3 more relations via Taylor: Zailor, Zaylor and Zaylour.

Tailor has 1 feminine form: Walker.

Kreatif forms: Tamlor, Tullor. [more]

pinHow popular is Tailor?

Tailor is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#25221 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Tailor and affiliated names. Taylor (#435 2 years ago) and Tayler are the prominent variation forms of Tailor (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Tailer, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Tailor reached its highest in 1994 (average #430) and is somewhat less today (#717, down 50.4%). Taylor is the clear favorite. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Tayler, Taylor in U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Tailor is alike in pronunciation to Talor, Tilar and Tylor. Other recommended similar baby names are Bailor, Nailor and Taibor. Like Tailor, these names are not frequently used.