Daylon is a cute and approachable baby name. It is a unique alternative to the more stoic Dylan. If you want your son to stand out while still having a name with European origins, consider Daylon.

Meaning of the name Daylon:

Welsh: son of the sea
English: land beside the road

Origin of the name Daylon:

Daylon is a combined name made in America. Parents wanted something different than the more traditional and overly popular Dylan. They decided to take an influence from the baby name Waylon, influencing this differing variation.

Symbolism of the name Daylon:

If you want to consider that Daylon is a variation of Dylan, then it would be a Welsh name. This consideration gives it the meaning of “son of the sea.” If because parents drew influence from the name Waylon, Daylon would mean “land beside the road.”

Baby name Daylon

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Gender of the name Daylon:

Daylon is a young and fun baby name for boys.

Pronunciation of the name Daylon:


Number of syllables in the name Daylon:


Emotion evoked from the name Daylon:

Daylon sounds young, carefree, and natural. It is a very unique name that not many other babies will have.

Alternative spellings for the name Daylon:

  • Dailon
  • Dalonn
  • Daylonn
  • Daylen
  • Daylenn
  • Dailen

Nicknames for the name Daylon:

  • Day
  • Dayz
  • Day Day
  • Lonny
  • Lonni
  • Lonnie
  • Aylon

Popularity of the name Daylon:

Daylon is not a top 1,000 baby name in America. It only ranks at number 12,906. This lower popularity shows in the fact that about 0.17 people per 100,000 have this baby name.

Related names for the name Daylon:

Great middle names for Daylon and their meanings:

  • Neal (passionate, victory, honor, champion)
  • Gray (someone with gray hair)
  • Tyler (doorkeeper of an inn, tavern owner)
  • Michael (who is like God?)
  • Rigby (ridge farm)
  • Riley (wood clearing)
  • Alben (white, pale-skinned)
  • Taylor (tailor)

Famous people with the name Daylon:

  • Daylon Claasen (soccer player)

Daylons in popular culture:

There are no fictional characters with the baby name Daylon.