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Cailey (girl)

What does Cailey mean?

Cailey Pronunciation of Cailey [cai-ley] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Cailey) is an Arabic name, and the name Cailey means "slim and fair; darling, beloved". Cailey is an alternate form of Cayla (Irish, Gaelic): from Caoilainn. Cailey is also a variant of Kalila (Arabic).

Associated with: arabic, fair (beautiful).


Cailey has 23 variants: Caela, Caila, Caileigh, Cailie, Caleigh, Caley, Callie, Caylee, Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylia, Caylie, Kaileigh, Kailey, Kailie, Kaleigh, Kalie, Kaly, Kayla, Kaylee, Kayleigh, Kayley and Kayllie.

1 more relation via Cayla, Kalila: Cayleen.

Creative forms:
(female) Caial, Caili, ..

(male) Caiell, Cainey, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cailey Austin (C.A.), ..

How popular is Cailey?

Cailey is a rare first name for women. Cailey is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Cailey was first listed in 1992 and reached its apex rank of #1023 in the U.S. in 1998, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cailey name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cailey outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Kaylee (#61 from recent data), Kayla (#115), Callie (#196), Kayleigh (#326), Kailey (#532), Caylee (#840), Kaleigh (#1051), Caleigh (#1261), Kayley (#1627), Cayla (#1731), Kalie, Caylie, Caley, Cayleigh, Cayley and Kaileigh are the prominent related forms of Cailey. Usage of these relations of Cailey was at its highest in 1996 (average #1054) and has become significantly diminished since (#1278, down 56%), with forms such as Kayla falling out of fashion. Callie has historically been a favorite of parents, though Kayleigh has gained in usage over time.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cailey, Caleigh, Caley, Callie, Cayla in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caylee, Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylie, Kaileigh in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kailey, Kaleigh, Kalie, Kayla, Kaylee in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kayleigh, Kayley in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kayla, Kaylee, Kayleigh outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cailey is pronounced similarly to Cahlie, Calee, Cali, Calie, Calley, Calli, Coley, Colly, Kaelee, Kahlei, Kahley, Kaila, Kaili, Kalea, Kaley, Kalley, Kally, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kaylley, Kealey, Keyley, Kilea, Kiley and Kyley. Other suggested similar names are Ailey, Bailee, Bailei, Bailley, Bailly, Cacey, Cadey, Cailin, Caisee, Caisey, Caitey, Caity, Cal, Calen, Callen, Camile, Carey, Carle, Carlee, Carley, Carrey, Catey, Caylen, Ceil, Ceila, Cele, Chainey, Chele, Cilly, Clairey, Clea, Cleo, Corley, Csilla, Daisey, Earley, Gaile, Hailea, Hailey, Haily, Haley, Hayley, Kaitey, Karley, Laily, Maicey, Paisley, Rawley, Riley and Talley. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cailey.

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