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Origin & Meaning

The name Sky is of American origin.

The meaning of Sky is "sky".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "simply sky".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 740  in baby name popularity for girls with 376 occurrences.  It ranked 1402 in popular baby names for boys with 119 occurrences. 

View the Sky Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Sky has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Sky to other names.


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Related Names

Variants of the name Sky include Skye.

The names Heru, Skie, Skyla are all forms of Sky.

Other Tidbits

Sky falls into the celestial name category.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Sky in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Sky.

Just for fun, see the name Sky in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Sky in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.