Wylie - Meaning of Wylie
[ 2 syll. wy-lie, wyl-ie ] The baby boy name Wylie is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is WEYLiy- †. Wylie is used predominantly in the English language, and its origin is Old English and English. From English roots, its meaning is clever, charming.
Wylie is a variant of the name Wiley (English).
Wy (short form) is another variant of Wylie.
Wylie is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the height of its usage in 1909, 0.012% of baby boys were given the name Wylie. Its ranking then was #573. The baby name has since substantially fallen in popularity, and is currently of very modest use. Within all boy names in its group, Wylie was nonetheless the most regularly used in 2018. Wylie has predominantly been a baby boy name in the past century.
† Pronunciation for Wylie: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"