Braylon is a created baby name that came about through the creativity of parents. It has the popular “-en” sound found with unisex and boy names in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. Though Braylon spent time as a top 300 name, it is not a top 600 option.

Meaning of the name Braylon:

American: created name

Origin of the name Braylon:

Braylon is an invented name completely made up in the 1990s by American parents. It followed the trends of other names that ended in the “-en” or “-on” sounds that were popular at the time. Some even state that the parents combined the names Waylon and Braden to create the name.

Symbolism of the name Braylon:

Braylon does not have an official meaning, hence why you will see “created name.” The name is literally the combination of others or just a rhyming name using a popular suffix.

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Gender of the name Braylon:

Braylon is a trendy name for boys.

Pronunciation of the name Braylon:


Number of syllables in the name Braylon:


Emotion evoked from the name Braylon:

Braylon has some strength associated with it. It is still just cool enough to feel trendy and modern for boys, however.

Alternative spellings for the name Braylon:

  • Braylen
  • Braylan
  • Braelon
  • Braelen
  • Braelan
  • Braelin
  • Braylin

Nicknames for the name Braylon:

  • Bray
  • Brae
  • Ray 
  • Brayster
  • Lonnie
  • Lonny

Popularity of the name Braylon:

Braylon may have been created in the 1990s, but it was not a top 1,000 option until 2004 at rank 705. The name ascended to the top 300 list from 2008 to 2012. Currently, it is not even a top 500 option at rank 535. Brayden remains more popular at rank 111.

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Braylons in popular culture:

There are no pop culture references at the current time to the baby name Braylon.