Name: Skylar

Origin and Meaning of the Name Skylar

  • Pronunciation:
    (SKY lar)
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    English speaking countries
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    Skylar is an anglicised form of the Dutch surname Schuyler. It has been in the US top 1000 girls' names since the beginning of the 1990s, and so rose to popularity some ten years after the alternative spelling Skyler did for boys. The origins of this name are ultimately Dutch but Skylar is not used in the Netherlands.

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