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Baby Boy Names - Skylar


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The name Skylar is of Dutch origin, and means scholar.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Skylar has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Skylar
Use of the Name Skylar for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
10,623 10,623 10,623 6,585 3,312 1,159 529
The table below indicates the number of times the name Skylar has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Skylar first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1981, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Skylar
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
198195789  
1982879103  
198390096  
1984719147  
1985668175  
1986695170  
1987582244  
1988625228  
1989562297  
1990465447563417
1991486415620364
1992463468565413
1993403574460545
1994398585403621
1995408561386684
1996373635328854
1997371657302953
19983587271731,728
19993746931312,506
20003567461352,497
20013637301412,339
20023836771402,388
20034096301442,294
20044715291552,137
Totals:  10,623 20,740

During the last 125 years, parents have used Skylar as a boy's name about 33% of the time and more frequently (about 66% of the time) as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are significantly lower than actual counts because the name Skylar appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 24 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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