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Waylon

What does Waylon mean?

Waylon Pronunciation of Waylon [way-lon] as a boys' name is an Old English name, and the name Waylon means "land by the road". Waylon is a version of Wayland (Old English): place name. See also Daylon.

Associated with: old english.

Variations

Waylon has 5 variants: Waylan, Waylen, Waylin, Weylin and Wylan.

1 more different relation via Wayland: Way.

Creative forms:
(male) Waylou, Willon, ..

(female) Wayla, Waymot, ..

Middle name pairings:
Waylon Bryar (W.B.), ..

How popular is Waylon?

Waylon is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1161 out of 1220, Top 95%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Waylon was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its peak rank of #222 in the U.S. in 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Daylon and Wayland are the popular alternative forms of Waylon (#222 the previous year) listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Waylin, are seldom used. These relations of Waylon were favored today (average #1407). Waylon is the most trendy baby name here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Waylon, Daylon, Wayland in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Waylon is alike in pronunciation to Allon, Alon, Eilon, Elon, Ilon, Walwin and Walwyn. Other recommended names are Baylen, Baylor, Braylon, Caydon, Dallon, Dalon, Daylan, Daylen, Daylin, Daymon, Dayson, Dayton, Dylon, Gaylen, Gaylin, Gaylon, Gaylor, Haydon, Haylan, Jaelon, Jailon, Jalon, Jaydon, Jaylan, Jaylen, Jaylin, Jaylon, Jaylonn, Jayron, Jayson, Jayvon, Kaydon, Kaylob, Layton, Mahlon, Mallon, Marlon, Maslon, Naylor, Payton, Raydon, Raylen, Raymon, Shaylon, Tallon, Talon, Taylan, Taylon, Taylor, Tayson, Tayton, Waldon, Walton, Warton, Watson, Wayn and Zaylor. These names tend to be less frequently used than Waylon.

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