US Popularity:753
Other Origin(s):Dutch
Meaning:Scholar; Sky
Skyler is a gender-neutral name of English and Dutch origin. Derived from the famous Dutch surname Schuyler, this anglicized moniker offers a subtle nod to the history of the name but also still feels modern and cool. The name means both "scholar" and "sky," and is sure to inspire baby to reach their highest potential—whether that is in the classroom or up amongst the clouds. Notbale namesakes include Pitch Perfect actor Skylar Austin, American basketball player Skylar Diggins-Smith, and fictional Breaking Bad character Skylar White.

Skyler Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Skyler is currently #280 on The Bump
Boy:Skyler is currently #159 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Skyler is currently #210 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Skyler is currently #753 in U.S. births
Boy:Skyler is currently #725 in U.S. births
Girl:Skyler is currently #624 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 84
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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