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Gender: M Meaning of Skylar: "scholar" Origin of Skylar: Variation of Schuyler, Dutch "scholar" Skylar's Popularity in 2016: #761

This Americanized spelling of the Dutch name Schuyler is now all-girl. In 2016, Skylar ranked at Number 42 for girls and only Number 761 for boys in the US Top 1000. For parents looking to be different, the thing to do would be to use the original colonial Dutch spelling, which is firmly masculine.

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Famous People Named Skylar

Skylar Astin (Lipstein), American actor
Skylar Spence (born Ryan DeRobertis), American singer
Skylar Rutherford Thomas, Canadian soccer player
Sunny Skylar (born Selig Shaftel), American composer and singer
Skylar Johnson (b. 2011), son of former NFL player Damaris Johnson
Skylar Gonzalez, son of tennis player Pancho Gonzalez

Pop Culture References for the name Skylar

Skylar, a jaquin from TV's "Elena of Avalor"