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

The name Hoyt is a boy's name of English origin meaning "long stick". Hoyt and is often added to lists like TV Character Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (triplets -any gender)".

From the experts:

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

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Famous People Named Hoyt

Hoyt Wayne Axton, American singer
(James) Hoyt Wilhelm, American baseball pitcher
Hoyt Patrick Taylor, Sr., American politician; 21st Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina
Hoyt Patrick "Pat" Taylor Jr., American politician; 26th Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina
Hoyt Bricken Corkins, American poker player

Pop Culture References for the name Hoyt

Hoyt Fortenberry, character on TV's "True Blood"
Hoyt Ambrose, character from movie "Accepted"
Woodrow Hoyt, character on TV's "Crossing Jordan"
Hoyts, a cinema chain in Australia