Waylan name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Waylan

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Alt. Meaning

W is for willing, to go the extra mile

A is for angelic, a truly pure heart

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

N is for number one, make sure to take care of yourself above all others

Fun Facts about the name Waylan

  • How Popular is the name Waylan? Waylan is the 10,999th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Waylan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 986 babies born with the first name Waylan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Waylan to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Waylan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1923 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Waylan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Waylan is Thursday, May 5th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Waylan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Waylan was in 2019 with a total of 59 babies.
  • Random Waylan Factoid: According to the 2018 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Waylan is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2018.
  • Weird things about the name Waylan: The name spelled backwards is Nalyaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Yalanw. How do you pronounce that?
  • Waylan name meaning

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