Sayre name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Sayre

User Submitted Origins

Native American

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Massachusetts, U.S. says the name Sayre means "Carpenter/ woodsman/wood worker" and is of Welsh origin.
  2. According to a user from West Virginia, U.S., the name Sayre is of English origin and means "'SAY AND DO' Those who you can depend upon to do what they say.'".
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Notable Persons Named Sayre

Notable Persons Named Sayre

Sayre Gomez

Sayre was born in 1982.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Sayre

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sayre

Zelda Fitzgerald

Zelda Fitzgerald was a modernism writer. She has had major accomplishments since 1920. Zelda was given the name Zelda Sayre on July 24th, 1900 in United States. She breathed her last breath on March 10th, 1948.

Loretta Ables Sayre

Loretta was given the name Loretta G. Ables on April 1st, 1958 in Stockton, California.

Sr. Francis Bowes Sayre

Sr. Francis Bowes Sayre was a lawyer, diplomat, and educator. Sr. was born on April 30th, 1885 in South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. They died on March 29th, 1972.

Lewis Sayre

Lewis was born on February 29th, 1820 in Madison, New Jersey, US. He left this life on September 21st, 1900.

David Sayre

David Sayre was a in the fields of x-ray crystallography and x-ray microscope. David was born on March 2nd, 1924 in New York City. He left this life on February 23rd, 2012.

Anne Sayre

Anne was given the name Anne Colquhoun on April 10th, 1923 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, US. Anne is also known as Colquhoun and Anne. She passed away on March 13th, 1998.

  • Robert Heysham Sayre
    Civil Engineer
  • Reginald Hall Sayre
  • David Austin Sayre
  • Albert Gerald Sayre

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sayre U.S.
  White 94.31% 64.26%
  African American 0.54% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.34% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.19% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.93% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sayre

People with the last name Sayre are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Sayre

  • How Popular is the name Sayre? Sayre is the 30,949th most popular name of all time. As a last name Sayre was the 4,449th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sayre have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 158 babies born with the first name Sayre in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sayre to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sayre? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1986 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Sayre first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sayre is Tuesday, June 5th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Sayre born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sayre was in 2007 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Sayre: The name spelled backwards is Eryas. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Asyer. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sayre? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 7,973 people with the last name Sayre.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sayre? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Sayre as their last name.
  • Sayre name meaning

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