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Cailen

What does Cailen mean?

Cailen Pronunciation of Cailen [cailen] as a girls' name. Cailen means "pure". Cailen is an alternate form of Caitlin (Old French, Greek).

Associated with: pure (virgin).

Variations

Cailen has 15 variants: Caelin, Caelyn, Cailene, Cailyn, Cailynn, Calen, Calin, Calyn, Calynn, Cayelin, Caylen, Caylin, Caylyn, Kayelin and Kayelyn.

25 more relations via Caitlin: Caetlin, Cait, Caiti, Caitie, Caitilin, Caitlan, Caitland, Caitlann, Caitlen, Caitlinn, Caitlyn, Caitlyne, Caitlynn, Caitrin, Caity, Catelan, Catelyn, Catlain, Catlin, Catline, Catlyn, Catlynn, Kaitlan, Kaitlin and Kaitlyn.

Creative forms:
(female) Canlen, ..

(male) Caipen, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cailen Isabella (C.I.), ..

How popular is Cailen?

Cailen is a rare first name for women. Cailen is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Cailen (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Caelyn, Cailyn (#1343 the previous year), Caitlan, Caitlin (#609), Caitlyn (#599), Caitlynn, Catelyn, Catlin, Caylin, Kaitlan, Kaitlin (#1347) and Kaitlyn (#197). Adoption of these relations of Cailen reached its most widespread in 2000 (average #1156) and is now significantly less (#1507, 86.7% less usage), with forms such as Caitlin becoming less stylish. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caelyn, Cailyn, Caitlan, Caitlin, Caitlyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caitlynn, Catelyn, Catlin, Caylin, Kaitlan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaitlin, Kaitlyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caitlin, Caitlyn, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cailen is alike in pronunciation to Cailin, Caleen, Callan, Callen, Caoilinn, Cauleyne, Cayleen, Coleen, Colene, Colleen, Collene, Kaelene, Kailan, Kailene, Kailyn, Kalan, Kaleen, Kalen, Kalene, Kalin, Kallan, Kayleen, Kaylen, Kaylin and Kaylyn. Other suggested similar names are Bailee, Bailei, Bailey, Cailey, Cailie, Cain, Caitey, Calee, Caley, Calina, Callee, Camren, Careen, Caren, Carileen (see Caroline), Carilena (see Caroline), Carlan, Carle, Carlee, Carlein, Carlena, Carlene, Carley, Carlin, Carlyn, Carmen, Carren, Carwen, Casen, Cayley, Ceileh, Celena, Celene, Chalon, Cholena, Cile, Ciline, Clem, Colena, Collena, Daile, Fallen, Galen, Gaylen (see Gayle), Hailea, Hailey, Kailey, Karlen, Marlen and Valen. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cailen.

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