Waylen 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 Waylen mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Waylen

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Nevada, U.S., the name Waylen is of English origin and means "Land beside the road".
  2. According to a user from Australia, the name Waylen means "Wolf Price".
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Waylen

Notable Persons With the Last Name Waylen

Alfred Robert Waylen

Alfred was born in 1833 in Point Walter. He breathed his last breath on January 10th, 1901.


Fun Facts about the name Waylen

  • How Popular is the name Waylen? Waylen is the 10,707th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Waylen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,028 babies born with the first name Waylen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Waylen to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Waylen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Waylen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Waylen is Monday, October 14th, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Waylen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Waylen was in 2019 with a total of 146 babies.
  • Random Waylen Factoid: According to the 2019 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Waylen is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name in 2019.
  • Weird things about the name Waylen: The name spelled backwards is Nelyaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Alewny. How do you pronounce that?
  • Waylen name meaning

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