Gender: Male Meaning of Waylon: "land beside the road" Origin of Waylon: English Waylon's Popularity in 2018: #142

Waylon Origin and Meaning

The name Waylon is a boy's name of English origin meaning "land beside the road".

Country singer Waylon Jennings bestowed a kind of outlaw image on his name. However, for many children of the 1980s and '90s, Waylon will be forever associated with The Simpson's character, Waylon Smithers.

Waylon Jennings' son, also named Waylon, is called Shooter, and Shooter's young son Waylon Albert with actress wife Drea DeMatteo will be addressed as Blackjack. Grandpa Jennings was originally called Wayland, but the name was changed early on by his mother.

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