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Taylor Name Meaning and Origin

Taylor Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Tailor, cutter of cloth

Name Origin


The name Taylor means 'tailor' or 'cutter of cloth'. It originates from the English language and is commonly used as a surname turned given name.

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Taylor Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Taylor is easy to pronounce with a familiar sound, making it a popular choice for girls.

Name Melody Rating:

The two syllables in Taylor create a smooth and balanced rhythm when spoken aloud.

Famous People Named Taylor

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Taylor Swift is a Grammy-winning singer-songwriter known for hits like 'Love Story' and 'Shake It Off'. She is also a successful businesswoman and philanthropist.

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Taylor Momsen is an actress and musician, best known for her role as Jenny Humphrey in the TV series 'Gossip Girl' and as the lead singer of the band The Pretty Reckless.

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Taylor Schilling is an actress who starred as Piper Chapman in the popular Netflix series 'Orange is the New Black'. She has also appeared in films like 'The Lucky One'.

Taylor Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Taylor

The name Taylor is generally free from negative connotations, but some may associate it with stereotypes related to professions like tailoring or fashion, which could be seen as limiting or superficial.

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