- this week

Gender: M Meaning of Wyatt: "brave in war" Origin of Wyatt: English surname Wyatt's Popularity in 2013: #41

Wyatt has been hot, which is to say cool, for several years now. With its easy Wyatt Earpish cowboy charm, it's relaxed but still highly respectable.

Wyatt got one of it first modern pushes when Peter Fonda played a Wyatt in the seminal film "Easy Rider. Now, for the second year at Number 41, it remains the highest it has ever been in this country. Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell were among the first celebs to use Wyatt for their son born in 1986; more recently, singer Sheryl Crow chose it for her baby boy.

Even more recently, Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher used the name for their baby daughter, perhaps pushing the name across the gender line, though it has a long way to go before it's considered unisex: Last year, 16 baby girls in the US were named Wyatt, vs. nearly 8500 boys! Does the baby name world have Wyette in its future?

Wyatt is also enjoying a wave of current popularity in Canada.

People who like Wyatt also like:

Beau   Chase   Everett   Finn   Hunter   Levi   Liam   Lucas   Max   Miles   Noah   Owen   Ryder   Sawyer   Weston Show me more names similar to Wyatt Comment on Wyatt

Famous People Named Wyatt

Wyatt Emory Cooper, American author/screenwriter
Wyatt Hawn Russell, American actor; son of actor Kurt Russell and actress Goldie Hawn; brother of Kate Hudson
Wyatt Earp, American investor and Old West lawman
Wyatt Steven (b. 2007), son of Sheryl Crow
Sir Thomas Wyatt, English noble and close acquaintance of Henry VII
Sir Thomas Wyatt, the Younger, noble that led a rebellion against Bloody Mary
Wyatt Oliver Olsen, son of actor Eric Christian Olsen
Cayden Wyatt Costner, son of actor Kevin Costner
Wyatt Isabelle Kutcher (b. 2014), daughter of Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher

Pop Culture References for the Name Wyatt

Wyatt Enslow, female character in the Insignia series
Wyatt Fuller, character on the soap opera "The Bold and the Beautiful"
Wyatt Bose, from the movie Deception
Wyatt Matthew Halliwell, from TV series "Charmed"
Wyatt Williams, from TV cartoon series "6teen"
Cave Wyatt, character from movie "Ride With The Devil"


Inspired by Wyatt? Tell us which names you like and we'll give you many more you might love

Discover 100s more amazing names you'll love with NameHunter

Hunt Me Some Names