Tyler Name Meaning & Origin

Tyler

Pronunciation: TIY-ler (key)

Origin of the name Tyler:

Transferred use of the surname derived from the Old French tieuleor, tieulier (tiler, tile maker) and the Middle English tyler, tylere (a brick, a tile). The name originated as an occupational name for a tile or brick maker or layer.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Comments and insights on the name Tyler: | Edit

They call me the Greek God of Dingers!
Only because he's not good enough to be the Greek god of anything else :)

Personal experiences with the name Tyler: | Edit

I am Tyler McNeil. U will know who i am once i make the pros in mlb! See ya there folks!

Nicknames for Tyler: | Edit

Future MLB player
T
Ty
T Rex
T Man
Tyranus
2.0 gpa
Pudding

Meanings and history of the name Tyler: | Edit

Tyler means you'll make the MLB if your last name is McNeil and your middle name is Adam.

Famous real-life people named Tyler: | Edit

-Tyler Chatwood (born 1989), American baseball player
-Tyler Clippard (born 1985), American baseball player
-Tyler Colvin (born 1985), American baseball player
-Tyler Flowers (born 1986), American baseball player
-Tyler Hansbrough (born 1985), American basketball player
-Tyler Matzek (born 1990), American baseball player
-Tyler Skaggs (born 1991), American baseball player
-Tyler McNeil (born 2004), Future MLB player
-Tyler Mcneil (born 2004), 14-year old wannabe :)

Tyler in song, story & screen: | Edit

WHO CARES?
^baseball kid probably wrote this
^Everyone cares TYLER

Tyler Joseph of twenty one pilots
Tyler, the Creator

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58
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Smart?

71
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Sexy?

59
No Way
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Friendly?

57
No Way
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Creative?

59
No Way
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Strong?

58
No Way
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Young?

55
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Sophisticated?