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Gender: Male Origin of Kylo: Variation of Kyle

The name Kylo is a boy's name . Kylo and is often added to lists like American Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Drop 2 Add 1 pick a favor that can't be dropped".

From the experts:

Kylo Ren is the villain played by Adam Driver in the seventh Star Wars movie, released in December 2015. The original Kyle has sparked many variations, including Kylie and Kyler. Kylo, which takes on the fashionable o ending, is sure to follow for those who don't mind crossing to the dark side. It debuted on the US Top 1000 in 2016 -- and indeed, was the year's fastest rising boys' name.

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Pop Culture References for the name Kylo

Kylo Ren (born Ben Solo), character in the Star Wars series


podsolnechnik13 Says:


You could even name a girl this and it would sound cute.

eveyalecia Says:


This is like naming your kid Darth or Vader...

TheVVGirl02 Says:


I love this name. Would never have heard of it if it wasn't for Star Wars

Rachel Kent Says:


Love this name for a boy reminds me of Spyro which I think is a dragon game on PS1 haha. Not sure if it goes with my kids names though xx



Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I used to like this name, but after actually watching The Force Awakens, I don't really know...