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Skylar Name Meaning and Origin

Skylar Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

scholar, poet, eternal love

Name Origin


Skylar is a unisex name of Dutch origin, meaning 'scholar' or 'poet'. It also conveys the idea of eternal love and beauty. The name has a poetic and intellectual feel to it, making it a popular choice for parents seeking a name with depth and meaning.

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Skylar Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Skylar is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of syllables, making it pleasant to the ear.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Skylar has a perfect rhythm with a nice balance of stressed and unstressed syllables, making it melodious.

Famous People Named Skylar

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● Skylar Astin

Skylar Astin Lipstein, known professionally as Skylar Astin, is an American actor and singer. He is best known for his role as Jesse Swanson in the Pitch Perfect film series.

● Skylar Grey

Skylar Grey, born Holly Brook Hafermann, is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer. She has written and produced songs for various artists and is known for her haunting vocals.

● Skylar Diggins-Smith

Skylar Kierra Diggins-Smith is an American professional basketball player for the Phoenix Mercury of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She is a four-time WNBA All-Star.

Skylar Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Skylar

The name Skylar does not have any strong negative connotations or cultural symbols associated with it. It is a modern and versatile name that is generally well-received.

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