[ 2 syll. ky-ler, kyl-er ] The baby boy name Kyler is sometimes used as a girl name. It is pronounced as K-AYLer- †. Kyler is used chiefly in the English language, and its origin is Celtic and Scandinavian. From Scandinavian roots, its meaning is archer, bowman. The name is possibly from a Danish surname, or else a Dutch surname, of the meaning 'archer'. See Kyler for more information.
In addition, Kyler is a variant of the name Kyle (English and Gaelic).
Kyler is popular as a baby name for boys. The name's popularity has been growing since the 1980s; before that, it was of very light use only. Its usage peaked modestly in 2011 with 0.068% of baby boys being given the name Kyler. Its ranking then was #253. In 2012, its usage was 0.066% and its ranking #266. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Kyler, Kyle was the most commonly used. In 2012, the name was twice as popular as Kyler. Kyler has in the past century been predominantly given to baby boys.
Baby names that sound like Kyler include Kiler, Kylir, Kylor, Kylur, Kelehir, Keler, Kelher, Kellar, Kellehir, Keller, Kellir, Kellor, Kellur, Kellyr, Keslar, Kieler, Kohler, Koler, Kylyr, and Claero.
† Pronunciation for Kyler: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"