Skyler name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Dutch
Usage: English
Pronunciation: sky-ler
Meaning: Scholar, Shield, Protection, Learned One, Shelter and Student
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What does Skyler mean?

The well-known unisex name Skyler is of Dutch origin, Skyler means "Scholar, Shield, Protection, Learned One, Shelter or Student" is largely used in English. Skyler is variation of timeless and cherished Schuyler.

Meaning of Schuyler is Student and The Element Scholier Which Means Student Scholar is originated from Dutch is predominantly used in English.

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How do I pronounce Skyler?

Two syllabled Skyler is pronounced as sky-ler. It can also be pronounced as sky-lur.

Variants of Skyler

Skyyler, Schuyler, Schuylar

Names that rhyme with Skyler

How popular is the name Skyler?

Skyler was a popular name in United States. Over 62667 babies have been given the moniker in 105 years. At the peak of its usage in 1994, the moniker grabbed the 213rd spot and 1558 baby boys were given the name.

However after 105 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but still dominating the charts. Additionally, the given name has been in the top 500 baby names an astounding 58 times

In England and Wales, Skyler was once a common name since emerging in 1998 it has been given to over 912 babies.

At its zenith in 2015,. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 34 years. Skyler is a unique baby name in Netherlands, during its short term of usage, the name has been to the top 600 names.

Recently in 2017, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 525 on boy names chart when 27 babies were named Skyler.

Skyler is an uncommon baby name in Ireland where it has been in use since 2011 and achieved its top ranking of 228 in 2018.

There are over 102 babies that have been given the name Skyler in Ireland. Skyler is a rare baby name in Netherlands still in use today. Also, Skyler is a familiar name in Canada.

As per our estimate, over 60000 babies have been bestowed Skyler around the globe.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Skyler in Nordic countries

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Numerological aspects of Skyler

You believe that a man who stopped learning is a man who stopped growing in every sense of the word. Grab the given opportunities or create your own. Love is most important in your life. You have a competitive spirit and challenge yourself on a daily basis. When it comes to love, you are looking for someone trustworthy. You are outgoing and fun but there are times when you prefer solitude over party and books over people.

Other names liked by soon-to-be-parents that are similar to Skyler

  •  Georgius - Used dominantly in Finnish, Dutch and Swedish, Georgius has origin in Old Greek, Georgius means "Earthworker, Farmer or Worker of the Earth" is used as a boy name
  •  Ignatius - Durable and Widespread Ignatius is used in English, Greenlandic and Dutch came from Etrusk and Latin used as a boy name, Ignatius means "Fiery One or Ardent"
  •  Werner - Werner's meaning is Warni or Warrior came from Germanic and Old High German used as a baby boy name is specifically used in German, English and Danish
  •  Leonique - Leoniques origin is Latin, meaning of Leonique is "The Lion" and a girl name is used particulary in Dutch
  •  Marga - Uncommon girl name Marga is originated from Old Greek used prevalently in German and Spanish languages, meaning of Marga is "The Pearl"

Middle names for Skyler

There are plenty of trending and prominent middle names that fit after "Skyler". Have a look at them:

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Famous people named Skyler

  • Skyler Stone, American actor
  • Skyler Green, former American football wide receiver and return specialist
  • Skyler Shaye, American actress
  • Skyler Gisondo, American actor
  • Skyler Healey in Your New Beginning as Actress
  • Skyler Dupree in Ass Cream Pies 9 as Actress
  • Skyler Synn in Blonde with Glasses and Big Tattoos as Actress
  • Skyler Nicole in Young Thighs in Knee Highs 5 as Actress
  • Skyler Cooper in Hero Mars as Actress
  • Skyler Joy in Make It Home as Actress
  • Skyler Page Skyler Dale Page is an American voice actor and animator.
  • Skyler Cole is renowned for his acting in TV series Adventures Beyond Belief
  • In 2002 film, Peace, Skyler Johnson portrayed Young Man.
  • Skyler Caleb portrayed the leading role of Ben in 2013 drama and fantasy film Waking.


  1. Social Security Administration,
  2. Office for National Statistics,
  3. Central Statistics Office - An Phríomh-Oifig Staidrimh,
  4. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques,
  5. Sociale Verzekeringsbank,
  6. Sociale Verzekeringsbank,
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