Lyle: baby boy name meaning and popularity


An Anglo-Norman surname, stemming from the French phrase "l'isle," meaning "from the island." Maybe some day little Lyle will live up to this, move to a tropical paradise, and fly his parents to his villa for regular visits. You can hope, right?


There aren't really any good nicknames for Lyle.

Famous people named Lyle:

Singer Lyle Lovett; football players Lyle Sendlein and Lyle Alzado; diplomat Lyle Franklin Lane.

Fun fact:

If your little Lyle is a fan of Veggie Tales, he'll love the "Lyle the Kindly Viking" character.

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