Origin:Scottish
Popularity:2054
Meaning:the island, from the island
Set baby up for a life spent on island time with the boy’s name Lyle, which means “the island” or “from the island.” Scottish in origin, the name has been traced to Radulphus de Insula, an 11th-century Lord of Duchal Castle in Scotland. It is most commonly a surname, but can also be used as a given name, as evidenced by the American signer Lyle Lovett.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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