Waylon: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Waylon
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My son's name is Waylon.. People mostly ask if I'm a Waylon Jennings fan. And people always misspell it believe it or not.
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I got a lot of disgust in my name choice at first, but he's 10 now and it fits him. I can't imagine calling him anything else.
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English. Variant of "Wayland," which in turn is from 'Weland," the Old English cognate of "Wieland." Having been derived from the Germanic elements 'wela' possibly meaning "Skill," and 'land' meaning, of course, "Land."
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Waylon Arnold Jennings, American country singer
Waylon Albright Jennings (aka Shooter), American country singer/southern rocker
Waylon Albert Jennings, son of Waylon "Shooter" Jennings and actress Drea de Matteo
Waylon Flowers, American puppeteer, most famous for his iconic "outrageous old broad" puppet, Madame
Waylon Reavis, vocalist for American alternative metal and industrial metal band Mushroomhead
Waylon Jennings-- country music singer. Originally born "Wayland."
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Waylon Smithers, character on The Simpsons
Wieland (called Völundr in Old Norse)-- in Germanic Mythology was an unequaled smith and craftsman.