Gender: Male Meaning of Hoyt: "long stick" Origin of Hoyt: English

Hoyt Origin and Meaning

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

Most prominently borne by country singer Hoyt Axton, problematic because of the oy sound.

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ParanoidAndroid Says:


Floyd, Troy, Lloyd, Doyle, etc. are perfectly fine names with the "oy" sound. Hoyt is just awkward because of the emphatic beginning and abrupt ending. "Hoy" with a sudden T at the end. Not very appealing.

JessicaRK467 Says:


The name is stupid but men will love the meaning

june7rose Says:


Problematic because of the "oy" sound? Problematic for who?