Name: Waylon

Origin and Meaning of the Name Waylon

  • Meaning:
    Land by the road
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (WAY lon)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Waylon)
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Miscellaneous Info for Waylon

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Waylon might be derived from a surname, from a place name meaning "land by the road".
    It might also be a variant of Wayland and derived from an Old English name, possibly meanig "land of war".

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