Gender / Sex: boy (Skylar's also a girl name)
Meaning: scholar, protection; fugitive; giving shelter
Sounds Like: Skylor, Skyelar
Similar Names: Kylar, Skuyler, Schylar, Skyller, Skylen, Skielar
Skylar \s-ky-lar\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Skylar), is a variant of Schuyler (Danish) and Skyler (Danish), and the meaning of Skylar is "scholar, protection; fugitive; giving shelter".
The baby name Skylar sounds like Skylor and Skyelar. Other similar baby names are Kylar, Skuyler, Schylar, Skyller, Skylen and Skielar.
View a list of the 2 names that reference Skylar.
Skylar is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)