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Westlyn Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Westlyn?

The rare name Westlyn was the 1,956th Most Popular Girls Name in the United States in 2018.

Westlyn, is a possible choice for parents seeking a more unique name.

Its highest popularity ranking of #1881 was reached in 2017 with 108 occurrences.

In any year, the least number of babies named Westlyn was less than 5, most recently in 2014.

Westlyn, decisively moved upwards in popularity around the years 2014-2017.

Westlyn became more popular as a girls name in 2015.

Where is the name Westlyn popularity headed?

Westlyn's popularity is at a very high point when measured against its most notable year.

For a number of years, the name Westlyn has been soaring upward in popularity. Of late, continuing the trend, the number of parents selecting the name Westlyn for their newborn has risen dramatically.

The name Westlyn is still rare but will probably continue to rise upward in popularity.

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   Westlyn (Girl)Westlyn (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 101 1,956 6 11,990
2017 108 1,881 11 7,489
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United States name popularity data is provided by the Social Security Administration and is based on Social Security card applications.

Data for a given year is not made available until well into the next year.

Data reflects what was recorded and has not been edited for errors, so for example the gender associated with a name may be incorrect.

The more babies that are given a particular name, the higher the popularity ranking. If multiple names have the same usage, the tie is broken by assigning popularity rank in alphabetical order. Therefore in the case of names with fewer occurrences, names with the same number of occurrences may have vastly different rankings because they will be interranked alphabetically.

To safeguard privacy, the SSA does not include names with less than 5 occurrences.

Please note, we update the data each May when the SSA releases new figures. All data changes at that time, including previous years, which will change minutely based on new information.