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Meaning of Taylor

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The name Taylor has the following meaning:

One who makes clothes.
This name can be given to both baby boys and girls. It is a unisex name.


As a baby boy name, Taylor is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 193 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Taylor fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 42 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 298 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Taylor in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Taylor is pronounced as tay-lur


Taylor originates from the English language.

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Related names

The following names are baby names related to Taylor and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Taylor: Boys - Claud, Cleveland, Curley, Dandre, Daquan, Draven, Easton, Ford, Hobson, Jackson, Jarrell, Keaton, Merton, Millard, Nolan, Oakley, Remington, Roswell, Sawyer, Turner, Girls - Afton, Bernita, Dreama, Elisa, Elnora, Jacey, Jakayla, Jannie, Kaydence, Mardell, Maryjane, Rosamond, Shyanne, Skyla, Sudie, Treva, Trista, Both genders - Emory, Lane, Marley, Paris


Popular Variants for the name Taylor: Taeler, Taelor, Taelur, Tailer, Tailor, Talor, Taylan, Taylar, Tayler (English), Tayller, Tayllor, Taylon, Taylour, Taylr, Tayson, Teyler, Teylor


We think the name Taylor should fall under the following style category: For Both Genders.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Taylor to be: Popular and fun-loving chap

In one word, you might describe Taylor as a(n) "popular" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Taylor (or its variants) are:

Taylor Kitsch, born on 8 April, a famous actor. Taylor Kitsch's background: A Canadian actor and model. He is currently appearing in the new NBC series Friday Night Lights as football player Tim Riggins. He recently made headlines in the comic book community when he signed to play Gambit in the X-Men franchise spinoff 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine'.

Taylor Buchholz, born on 13 October, a famous baseballer. Taylor Buchholz's background: A pitcher with the Colorado Rockies in Major League Baseball. His rookie season was in 2006.

Taylor Houser Jacobs, born on 30 May, a famous footballer. Taylor Houser Jacobs's background: An American football wide receiver for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League. He was originally drafted by the Washington Redskins in the second round in the 2003 NFL Draft.
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