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Cailin meaning and name origin

Cailin \ca(i)-lin\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Cailin), is pronounced KAY-lin. It is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Cailin is "girl". Possibly a contemporary variant of Cailean (Scottish). See also Kaylin.

Cailin has 5 variant forms: Caelan, Caelyn, Caileen, Cailyn and Caylin.

For more information, see also the related name Colleen.

Baby names that sound like Cailin are Calin, Cailen, Caelin and Kailin.

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Popularity of Cailin

Cailin is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Cailin
Popularity of Cailin