Kyler name meaning

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in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Kyler mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Kyler

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Canada says the name Kyler means "Bowman/Archer".
  2. According to a user from Arizona, U.S., the name Kyler means "an archer or bowman".
  3. According to a user from Texas, U.S., the name Kyler is of American origin and means "A skilled archer or bowman".
  4. According to 3 people from the United States and South Africa, the name Kyler is of English origin and means "Legend".
  5. A submission from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Kyler means "Straight and narrow".
  6. A user from Louisiana, U.S. says the name Kyler means "Farmer of fields, planter of seed, grower of grain, harvester of golden seed".
  7. According to a user from Nigeria, the name Kyler is of English origin and means "defense for the defenceless".
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International Interest
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An American anglicization Dutch Cuyler "archer" and German Keiler "wild boar".

  • The surname is quite rare. The given name may be a recent coinage based on Kyle and Tyler.
  1. An American surname​.
  2. A male given name transferred from the surname, of 1980s and later usage.
  3. A female given name transferred from the surname, of 1990s and later usage.

Notable Persons Named Kyler

Notable Persons Named Kyler

Kyler Murray

Kyler Murray is a football player. Kyler was born on August 7th, 1997 in Bedford, Texas.

Kyler Fackrell

Kyler Fackrell is an athlete. Kyler was born in Mesa, Arizona.

Kyler Jukes

Kyler was born on April 9th, 1979 in Ganges, British Columbia.

Kyler Knights

Kyler Knights is an athlete for the North Village Rams.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kyler U.S.
  White 76.31% 64.26%
  African American 18.44% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.72% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.01% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.83% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kyler

People with the last name Kyler are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Kyler

  • What name lists does Kyler rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Kyler? Kyler is the 1,317th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kyler was the 14,392nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kyler have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 33,823 babies born with the first name Kyler in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kyler to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kyler? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1922 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kyler first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kyler is Thursday, August 5th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Kyler born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kyler was in 2019 with a total of 1,599 babies. That's a lot of babies named Kyler!
  • Random Kyler Factoid: According to the 2019 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kyler ranks 100th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, 26 babies in Nebraska have the same name in 2019.
  • Weird things about the name Kyler: The name spelled backwards is Relyk. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Kyelr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kyler? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,077 people with the last name Kyler.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kyler? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kyler as their last name since less than 1 person in 143k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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