Rylee name meaning

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in 2010

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

Origin and Meaning of Rylee

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from New Zealand says the name Rylee means "Courage , Beautiful" and is of Gaelic origin.
  2. 2 people from North Carolina, U.S. agree the name Rylee is of Irish origin and means "Courageous".
  3. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Rylee is of New Zealand origin and means "Courage".
  4. A submission from Minnesota, U.S. says the name Rylee means "Var. of Riely meaning courage" and is of Irish origin.
  5. A submission from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Rylee means "Brave" and is of Irish origin.
  6. According to a user from New Jersey, U.S., the name Rylee is of Irish origin and means "Brave or valiant".
  7. A user from Utah, U.S. says the name Rylee means "Beautiful".
  8. A submission from the United States says the name Rylee means "Corageuos" and is of Irish origin.
  9. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Rylee is of English origin and means ":Sweet girl".
  10. A submission from Florida, U.S. says the name Rylee means "One of the best people" and is of English origin.
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  1. A female given name transferred from the surname, of modern usage, variant of Riley.
  2. A male given name transferred from the surname, also a modern spelling of Riley.

Notable Persons Named Rylee

Notable Persons Named Rylee

Anuhea Jenkins

Anuhea Jenkins is a hawaiian contemporary, folk rock, and hawaii musician. Anuhea was given the name Rylee Anuheakeʻalaokalokelani Jenkins on December 10th, 1985 in Maui. Anuhea is also known as Jenkins and Rylee Anuheake'alaokalokelani.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rylee U.S.
  White 94.06% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.15% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.30% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.72% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rylee

People with the last name Rylee are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Rylee

  • What name lists does Rylee rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Rylee? Rylee is the 924th most popular name of all time. In 2019 Rylee was the 100th most popular name. As a last name Rylee was the 41,657th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rylee have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 59,120 babies born with the first name Rylee in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rylee to occupy the territory of Greenland (Denmark) with an estimated population of 56,749 (as of January 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rylee? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1980 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Rylee first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rylee is Saturday, June 19th, 1909.
  • What year had the most people named Rylee born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rylee was in 2010 with a total of 2,982 babies. That's a lot of babies named Rylee!
  • Random Rylee Factoid: According to the 2019 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rylee ranks 70th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, 37 babies in Arkansas have the same name in 2019.
  • Weird things about the name Rylee: The name spelled backwards is Eelyr. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Erley. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rylee? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 522 people with the last name Rylee.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rylee? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rylee as their last name since less than 1 person in 556k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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