Given Name TAYLOR

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: TAY-lər  [details]

Meaning & History

From an English surname which originally denoted someone who was a tailor, from Norman French tailleur, ultimately from Latin taliare "to cut". Its modern use as a feminine name may have been influenced by British author Taylor Caldwell (1900-1985).
FEMININE FORMS: Tayla, Tayler

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Entry updated December 3, 2014