"long stick"

Hoyt Origin and Meaning

The name Hoyt is a boy's name of English origin meaning "long stick".

Distinctive though somewhat abrupt, most prominently borne by country singer Hoyt Axton.

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Hoyt Rank in US Top 1000

Hoyt Popularity

Famous People Named Hoyt

  • Hoyt Wayne AxtonAmerican singer
  • (James) Hoyt WilhelmAmerican baseball pitcher
  • Hoyt Patrick TaylorSr., American politician; 21st Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina
  • Hoyt Patrick "Pat" Taylor Jr.American politician; 26th Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina
  • Hoyt Bricken CorkinsAmerican poker player

Hoyt in Pop Culture

  • Hoyt Fortenberrycharacter on TV's "True Blood"
  • Hoyt Ambrosecharacter from movie "Accepted"
  • Woodrow Hoytcharacter on TV's "Crossing Jordan"
  • Hoytsa cinema chain in Australia