Myles - boys name

Myles name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 98%

Myles name meaning:

The name Myles is derived from the Latin name "Miles," which means "soldier" or "mercenary." It is a variant of the name Milo, and it has Germanic origins as well. Myles is a strong and masculine name that conveys a sense of bravery and courage. It is often associated with individuals who are determined, confident, and have a strong sense of loyalty.

Those named Myles are often seen as natural leaders who possess the ability to inspire and motivate others. They tend to be ambitious and driven, not afraid to take risks and face challenges head-on. With their warrior-like qualities, Myles' are often seen as protectors and defenders of their loved ones. They have a strong sense of duty and honor, making them reliable and trustworthy individuals.

Overall, the name Myles embodies qualities such as strength, courage, and leadership. It is a name that holds a sense of power and determination, making it a popular choice for parents looking to bestow their son with a name that conveys these attributes.

Origin: Greek

Inventor of the corn mill.

Related names

Myles , Myla , Myleen

Other boys names beginning with M


Overall UK ranking: 100 out of 4789

592 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (57)
  • Wales (58)

Historical popularity of Myles

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